Buenos Aires Do‚s

  • Do ask before taking pictures of people, especially children.
  • Do tip 10% at restaurants.
  • Do dress nice and be presentable because Argentina is a very fashion-conscious country.
  • Do learn to dance the tango or at least watch others dance it.
  • Do carry enough small change.

Buenos Aires Don‚ts

  • Do not eat on the street or on public transportation.
  • Do not put your feet on the furniture.
  • No need to tip taxi drivers.
  • Never comparedulce de leche‚ with caramel, or‚ mate‚ with tea.
  • Do not head to a bar until 11:30 pm.
  • Do not voice your opinion on Argentine politics or religion.