Buenos Aires Travel Guide
Strictly working class, La Boca retains the Italian identity of the immigrants who landed here. You’ll find plenty of good food, but skip the tourist trap that is the Caminito market.
The two-story shop—modeled after an upscale bordello, with flocked wallpaper and velvet sofas—is the place to stock up on tango gear. The 1940's T-strap shoes and flouncy dresses look as good when you get back home as they do on the dance floor.