The vibrant Buenos Aires
The South American nation of Argentina attracts thousands of gay tourists from all corners of the world every year. It has a vibrant gay scene with tons of gay nightlife and gay friendly bars. As it is home to many world-famous names in art, design and culture, it is also a favourite tourist destination for straight travellers. Buenos Aires is the capital of Argentina and it has an interesting history as well. This history, however, has given rise to many hotspots for gay travel throughout the nation.
Buenos Aires and the Gay community
Buenos Aires is one of the most popular destinations for gay travellers in South America. Most of Argentina consists of small rural towns that still feel much like cities instead of quiet backyards. It has a great culture, with lots of museums, theatres and lively nightlife. Most of the major metropolitan cities also have gay friendly bars, especially Buenos Aires, which boasts one of the largest gay communities in the continent.
Travel to Argentina can be arranged through a number of travel agencies like us to get you to this fascinating South American country. While prices vary according to the dates and destinations, most include a comfortable hotel accommodation and meals for all budgets. You can choose between travel packages to choose from including flights, bus tours and cruising. A luxury cruise along the River Buenos Aires can also be suggested for those who want to experience a bit of traditional Argentina.
Buenos Aires itself has a large gay community. Much of this community is concentrated in the capital's posh neighbourhoods of Santa Fe de Antioquia and La Florida. The commercial centre, Puerto Madero, is also an interesting place to visit, home to some of the city's best shopping spots. It is in Buenos Aires, that you can find the Gay nightlife, the most popular of which is Chasing Love. It is located in La Florida, just a few steps from Oreja de Los Molinos, another trendy area in downtown Buenos Aires.
There are also plenty of gay-friendly restaurants and clubs in Buenos Aires. Many gay-friendly hotspots have sprung up in and around Buenos Aires over the past few years. These hotspots offer a safe and open environment for gay travellers and visitors. There are even some small number of luxury hotels that are specifically set aside for the gay traveller, allowing them the kind of luxury and privacy that they would not normally expect while visiting any other big cities in the world. There is no reason why travelling to Buenos Aires should be a problem, whether you are a seasoned traveller or someone new to the Latin American cities, because the tourism industry has made it easier for almost everyone to have fun and enjoy their time away from home.
From the Pink palace which cannot be missed especially if you are a fan of Evita to La Boca and the taste of the best steaks ever, you will without a doubt enjoy your journey in Buenos Aires.
Don't cry for me Argentina. I'll be back soon...