New Report Reveals The Noisiest Streets In Buenos Aires

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Outdoor noise levels in many areas of Buenos Aires are rising and unending from early morning to overnight hours, according to a new analysis of dB measurements by the University of Palermo’s Research Center for Sustainable Engineering (CIIS). “The average noise levels that we put up with day and night exceed the tolerable limits established by international agencies,” writes La Nacion’s …

Tales From The Worst Residential Buildings In Buenos Aires

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120 beats per minute shaking you out of bed at 4:00 on a Tuesday morning. Greasy kitchen exhaust and garbled karaoke pummeling your balcony non-stop. A neon Jumbotron lighting up your living room with Quilmes, Pepsi and Samsung commercials 24/7. These are just some of the tales that Buenos Aires condominium dwellers share with La Nacion’s Veronica Dema in a …

Buenos Aires Named The Most Competitive City in Latin America

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The City of Buenos Aires is the most competitive city in Latin America according to a new report from Citigroup and The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). Hot Spots: Benchmarking Global Competitiveness ranks the competitiveness of 120 of the world’s major cities based on their demonstrated ability “to attract capital, business, talent and visitors.” The Citi For Cities report ranks metros based …

Bachelorus Atractivitus: Why Buenos Aires Is Best For Bachelors

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When U.S. lifestyle magazines publish their annual rankings of the country’s top party schools, it generates the kind of publicity that makes college deans cringe. When AskMen.com publishes their annual list of the world’s best cities for bachelors, it piques the kind of testosterone-fueled wanderlust that probably makes some girlfriends feel the same. And with BA checking in at #2 …

Why Buenos Aires is “The Paris, NYC, Barcelona & Rome of South America”

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Buenos Aires receives her fair share of virgin travel writers who arrive, fall in love, and share their adventure with the readers back home in Shaker Heights or Des Moines. The same could be said of Adrian Brijbassi of the Toronto Star, but his Travel Ode to BA put this travel writer on a different plateau with a level of …