La Boca Approx. Time: 3 hours
Activity Level: Easy to Moderate

La Boca, a suburb of Buenos Aires, is a great place to look at colorful houses and get some good, cheap food. Be sure to visit the Escuela Benito Quinquela Martin, featuring some of the best Argentine paintings.

Courtesy of the Argentina Tourism Board

Included with this attraction is the Four Balconies of Buenos Aires - an exclusive visit of Buenos Aires, in which a scholar uses four parks and plazas of Buenos Aires (Plaza de Mayo, Parque Lezama and La Boca, Plaza San Martin and Recoleta) to introduce visitors to Argentina, its history, its contrasts, its contradictions and the characteristic psychology of the "porteƱos", the inhabitants of Buenos Aires.