general info

General information

Getting to know the San Telmo neighbourhood...

• An introduction to San Telmo by A Gringo in Buenos Aires

• A Guide to the Best of San Telmo

• TripAdvisor suggestions for sightseeing, dining, and shopping

• A “Top Ten Things to Do in San Telmo” list


Places to stay in San Telmo...

• Nadia’s own fully-furnished apartment (ask for the Vancouver Tango Community Discount)

• And the ever fabulous Lina’s Tango Guest House


Historical bars to feed your tango soul...

• Bar Británico - San Telmo’s Historic 24-Hour Hangout

• Hipopotamo Bar - “cheerful & nostalgic at the same time”

• Bar El Federal - Established in 1864


A Guide to San Telmo restaurants...

• Welcome San Telmo website, featuring the neighbourhood's dining places



• tango shoes: Libertango (Bolivar IIII)

• tango clothing: Claudia Heinrig


Spanish Teacher

• Silvia Ferreyra:


And to keep you looking good in every possible way...

• Personal Trainer - Andrés Rodríguez (Brasil 311):

• Pilates/Yoga - Laura (Brasil 311)

• Kinesiologist - Matias Falagan:

• Hair Design - Daniel Aramburu:

• Beauty Salon - Essenciaspa:

Content Writer:  Sandra Vander Schaaf