/
Close
Newsletters  | Mobile
  • Print
  • Share
  • Map

Shopping in Buenos Aires

For a mix of Argentinean memorabilia—tins, jars, silver, comics, posters, even cosmetics—used in the early 20th century, head to Eclipse Collectibles.

Photo: Javier Pierini

Eva perón will always be remembered for (among other things) her elegant wardrobe. She’d have had a field day in contemporary Buenos Aires. Argentina’s style-obsessed capital is one of the world’s best places to shop—and although the economy has largely recovered from the collapse of the peso in 2001, a favorable exchange rate with the dollar still makes for exceptionally good value.

Themes: Shopping · City Break

Hotels (1)

Open / Close
  • No_image

    Home Hotel, Buenos Aires

    Since its December 2005 opening in Palermo Hollywood, the rock star–funded (U2 producer Flood and Crowded House bassist Nick Seymour) hotel quickly

    ... More

Activities (5)

Open / Close
  • No_image

    Pérez Sanz

    The collection of handbags includes a small clutch covered with interlocking silver disks for $495, and a triangular purse decorated with chrysopra

    ... More
  • No_image

    Mariano Toledo

    A 1960’s vibe permeates Mariano Toledo, where a bright-green rug pops on the stark white floor. A pleated mini is accessorized with green floral ti

    ... More
  • No_image

    Lucila lotti

    A customer purportedly bought shoes here, wore them when she got home to Manhattan, and pretty soon the costume department for the Sex and the City

    ... More
  • No_image

    Gil Antigüedades

    Right off Plaza Dorrego is Gil Antigüedades, an unexpected dreamworld of vintage clothing. Head downstairs for row upon row of exquisite 1940’s bea

    ... More
  • No_image

    Arandú

    The satisfying aroma of leather greets you as you enter Arandú, which is dedicated to handicrafts. Stock up on woven bracelets, suede hunting bags,

    ... More
Advertisement

Sign Up


Connect With Travel + Leisure
  • Travel+Leisure
  • Tablet
  • Available devices

Already a subscriber?
Get FREE ACCESS to the digital edition


Advertisement


Advertisement

Advertisement

Marketplace