Try to be there for a local holiday. I experienced 'Flag Day.' Visit Plaza de Mayo. If you don't already know, discover a bit about Argentina's 'Dirty War' and why the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo are there. Ride on a bus, in a taxi or if you're really daring rent a car!
Avoid the American chain restaurants.
Experience a sporting event. I missed the 'futbol' (soccer) season, but was still required to pick my favorite team.
Go out at night, late at night, to a disco, a bar -whatever- see how this part of the world lets loose. Quick Tips: The Argentine peso is, by law, on par with , great if you're American, not so great if you're Canadian.
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