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Plaza Francia

Av Hipolito Yrigoyen 1300/1350 | Av Hipolito Yrigoyen y Marques de Sobremonte San Rafael / Mendoza, Buenos Aires 5600, Argentina
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A couple of attractions around that makes the park a even more inviting location

Located in the Recoleta area (very close to the hotel I was staying) this medium sized park is a... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Ricky Y
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Hong Kong, China
Feria

Today we visit Plaza Francia! Nice place with lots of merchants with authentic leather stuff... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Normarie R
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Av Hipolito Yrigoyen 1300/1350 | Av Hipolito Yrigoyen y Marques de Sobremonte San Rafael / Mendoza, Buenos Aires 5600, Argentina
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Located in the Recoleta area (very close to the hotel I was staying) this medium sized park is a good place to spend a lazy afternoon especially on saturdays, sundays and holidays when an outdoor market (local called the ferias) is staged from 12noon to...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Today we visit Plaza Francia! Nice place with lots of merchants with authentic leather stuff, jewelry, food, arts and music. The Feria is every Sunday, and it's a good way to enjoy like a local!

1  Thank Normarie R
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a park in Recoleta, just outside the cemetery and the church. On Saturdays and Sundays, they have a wonderful craft fair, with many stands filled with native and hand made articles of all sorts.

Thank wildrio
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I LOVE Plaza Francia! During the weekdays, it is right by the Recoleta Cemetery and tons of restaurants and coffee shops. On the weekend, it transforms with the massive feria held there. You can find anything to buy at the feria! There is live music...More

Thank Jamiekansas
Reviewed 2 April 2017

just opposite the Museo National de Bell Arts this pleasant spot is filled with artists and craftspeople on the weekends selling lots of original crafts, jewelry, leather goods and other oddbits. Very festive and enjoyable

Thank James H
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Sat in front f many attractions this plaza is on a small incline with grass and paths At the weekend is a great market winding its way up the incline. Mainly local handmade products. Interesting and relaxing in nice atmosphere

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This plaza is central to a number of the city's main attractions and with some excellent restaurants adjacent. Unfortunately the plaza has been allowed to deteriorate; broken and missing pavement sections, damaged seating, water washouts that have not been repaired, cigarette butts everywhere, very few...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Don't miss the artisan booths all over the plaza every Saturday & Sunday beginning at 11AM, but best after noon since all are not ready at 11. Beautiful, unique jewelry, leather work, and paintings. Bring water, if you will be there long. There are very...More

Thank h0mefree2
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Today Saturday was the market for handcraft it is interesting and we bought leather objects with good prices it is a busy nice market

Thank Mostafa A
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The market located here at the weekends is interesting with a wide range of handmade goods available of variable quality and price. However on other days this is a plesant space with some shady spots

Thank 301lisa33
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Recoleta
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
...More
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