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In Buenos Aires, diners straggle into restaurants as Canadians tuck into bed, and the nightlife rages deep into the night. But it’s not just food and drink: inspiring music, art and architecture await at every turn. And although this place might feel a world apart from home, you’ll be pleased to discover that your Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express will get you to the Front of the Line at many exclusive entertainment events and coveted seating at local restaurants – including the following fine establishments.
Savor: At Prodeo Lounge a DJ spins beats and BA’s beautiful people come out to play. Chef Jeroen Van den Bos offers an inventive menu of sophisticated world cuisine, but the simplest dishes – like the charcuterie plate – are often best. Gorriti 5374-Palermo Soho. +1 212-202-0784.
Consider: At the Latin American Art Museum of Buenos Aires, or MALBA see work by a mix of up-and-coming Latin American artists alongside some of the region’s most established, including Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo and Wilfredo Lam. Av Pres. Figueroa Alcorta 3415. 54-11-4808-6500.
Sleep: Italian marble bathrooms? Check. Tennis courts? Check. Italian marble bathrooms? Check. Air of international intrigue? Check. The Park Tower Hotel, which offers killer views of downtown BA, is a sophisticated hotel for sophisticated travelers. Like you. Av Leandro N. Alem 1193. 54-11-4318-9100.
Listen: Throw on your suit for a night at the century-old Teatro Colón, considered by many to be home the world’s finest acoustics. Cerrito 618, 54-11-4378-7344.
Spend: Located in an historical mansion-cum-auction house dating to 1867, Patio Bullrich is now a shopping destination, home to exclusive international brands like Hugo Boss, Salvatore Ferragamo and Calvin Klein. Prepare to earn lots of Starpoints. Av Del Libertador 750. 48-14-7400 -7500.
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