Buenos Aires Visitors Reach 2.2 Million, Expenditures Top $3 Billion

Patrick Archer foreign investment, global rankings, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, tourism

MasterCard Worldwide has released their Index of Global Destination Cities, a beautifully researched report which measures international passenger arrivals and expenditures in 132 cities worldwide, and Buenos Aires ranks well in both categories. In terms of inbound tourism, Buenos Aires ranks #3 in Latin America with 2.2 million international arrivals. Sao Paulo ranked #1 in the region with 2.7 million passengers and …

Record Demand for 5-Star Hotels in Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer foreign investment, hotels & casinos, lifestyle, tourism

Argentina welcomed a record number of tourists last year, and a new report from INDEC suggests foreign visitors are increasingly opting for four and five-star accommodations in Buenos Aires. According to Abeceb, 1.3 million tourists checked into Argentine hotels in November, the most recent month for which data is available, and 69% of those guests were Argentines while 31% were …