This is a city of neighborhoods, plazas and parks, and nowhere can a better example of this atmosphere be found than the Plaza Dorrego. In the heart of the San Telmo section (barrio), this beautiful, green plaza provides a place for locals and visitors alike to gather for a meal, shopping and just relaxation on a park bench under the leafy trees. Established in the 19th century, the plaza retains its original character, with charming buildings around it where you can find restaurants, bars and shops. This is the site of the famous Telmo Market, held every Sunday, where vendors offer everything from local food to crafts and antiques. Be sure to stay after the fair closes for a free show of professional tango performances.
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