Traveling to a different country alone can be quite the daunting thought when you think about it, but in reality, the experience can actually be quite fun and can be empowering as well. If you do decide to travel alone, then it will definitely be an unforgettable experience and that, barring some really bad experiences while doing so, it is something that you might consider doing over and over again in the future.
However, due to the risky nature of traveling by yourself, this is something that you will surely want to thoroughly plan for.
If your next destination of choice is the city of Buenos Aires in Argentina, then you have made a good choice indeed. This is because the country, and specifically the city, has a lot to offer to travelers. To help you out on your planning process, below are some ideas as to what to do in Buenos Aires alone.
First off is you will want to make sure that you are able to visit the city center, as it is in this area that you will be able to see a lot of the city land marks. There are a lot of tour options that you can go with but probably the best one that you can take is to book a free walking tour. What’s great about these tours is that they are very laid back and at a more leisurely pace. This will surely allow you to take in as much as you can from the tour, learn as much information about these Buenos Aires landmarks that you get to pass through and also be able to save quite a bit of money as well compared to other tours as a free walk is noticeably cheaper than other tour options that you may have.
Another thing that you will certainly want to do when in Buenos Aires, even if you are alone, is for you to go to the Recoleta area. This district in the city is consider to be one of the fanciest and poshest so you will definitely be able to see majestic homes that feature architecture that is truly amazing to look at as the structures in this area usually feature a mix of Spanish, Argentinian as well as South American looks and designs. You will also want to make sure to visit the district’s cemetery. You may find it odd that you will need to visit a cemetery, but there are a lot of graves of notable people here, like Evita for example.
San Telmo is another district in Buenos Aires that you will need to spend some time in. The area is not only home to a nice antique market where you can buy a lot of great souvenir items but is also the birth place of the dance Tango, so you will surely want to watch performances of the dance, or maybe give it a shot yourself.
These are just some of the many things that you can do at Buenos Aires so do your research on these and you are bound to have a good time in the city, even if you are going through it by just yourself.