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Entries with Keyword mataderos

It’s that time of year, kids. Temperatures are dropping – and porteños are swaddled in scarves, hats, and fur-lined hooded jackets – and the impending insanity of vacaciones de invierno is upon us. It also means that Argentina is gearing …

The streets of Mataderos, a neighborhood located in the west of Buenos Aires City, are quite unlike anything I’ve seen before. There are avenues lined solely with butcher’s shops, or something closer to meat preparation zones, where the walls are …

Proving again that treasure can be found in the most unlikely of places. Mataderos is taking a break from being known solely for having the only feria that can rival the shit show taking place in San Telmo every Sunday, …