This neighborhood accounts for many tourist attractions, like Recoleta Cemetery, The National Museum of Fine Arts, the artisans´fair, the Decorative Arts Museum, The Flower, the colonial Del Pilar Church, among others. There are also great restaurants, bars, cafés, and stylish shops. This is a nice area to stay, for walking along the streets, visit the numerous art galleries and museums, or just seat and relax to have a coffee and people watch at one of the terraces outside the Recoleta Cemetery or at the Buenos Aires Design Center.
One of the most traditional streets in this neighborhood is Alvear Avenue, where you will find the most sophisticated shops. Other beautiful streets and avenues are: Callao Ave., Quintana Ave., Posadas St., and Santa Fe Ave., with lots of shops and commercial galleries.