Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Buenos Aires

Osaka
The glamorous Osaka continues to deliver excellent food and a great crowd.
Yacht Club Argentino
Popular with a sophisticated set; Yacht Club Argentino is the heartbeat of the upper echelons of the yachting community in Buenos Aires.
Green Bamboo
Join the well-dressed crowd for people watching excellent cocktails and good cuisine.
Florencio
Florencio serves delicious tea and cakes in a wonderfully friendly environment.
Guido’s
A must for wine buffs go for a thorough education in Argentinian wine.
Resto
Despite an outwardly unprepossessing venue this is a lovely mellow restaurant.
Rest of Buenos Aires
Take the time to explore all the nooks and crannies of this amazing city. The best buy could be just around the corner.
Melia Recoleta Plaza
Providing comfort and chic mod-cons this hotel is an ideal base to explore the barrio.
Cementerio Recoleta
While navigating the sea of majestic tombs and chapels you will most likely need a map to guide you to the tomb of Eva Peron (Evita).
Casinos
Located outside of the centre of town the Casino de Tigre is the serious choice for the gamblers in town. Offering a large selection of tables and slots should things go pleasingly well there is a hotel attached.
Esplendor El Calafate
Think immaculately designed rustic chic sheep's skin stools and antlers on the walls.
Angelina
This lovely little spot offers a fantastic menu of hot and cold snacks.
Agraz
This temple of gastronomy has a regular stream of devoted worshippers.
La Farola de Cabildo
Come hungry - this place is designed for a fun, friendly food fest.
Gibraltar
You'd be surprised how popular this British pub is in the San Telmo region.
Plaza San Martin
Possibly one of the most attractive squares in the city, Plaza San Martin pays homage to one of South America's greatest liberators.
La Becasina Delta
A truly idyllic paradise; spend the day swimming sipping cocktails and sleeping.
Rubia y Negra
Do not be put off by the tourists; locals still flock here for post-supper cocktails.
Congo
Congo is somewhere to be seen and to be seen looking great.
Roxy
Roxy is a typical student-night out: expect cheesy music and cheap beer.
Mantra Resort
With a stunningly cool pool area and a casino this is a very chic place to stay.
Ilatina
An unusual and slightly exotic mix Latin American and Colombian Caribbean cuisine that is really worth a visit
Bahrein
A late-night option for those who like to party hard.
Esplendor Palermo
Grupo Fen's hotel blends minimalist touches with genuine splendor.
El Dorrego
El Dorrego situated in historic San Telmo retains a rare authenticity.
Sudestada
Join an off duty crowd of glamorous portenos tucking into curries and spring rolls.
Ink
Ideal for a warm-up drink and dance pop in to see the fabulously plastic crowd.
Thymus
Delicious food served up in a warm unpretentious arty restaurant.
Bel Air
The Bel Air's large clean rooms provide an ideal base for busy days and boozy nights.
Museum
Join a crowd of young professionals relaxing after work with too much chardonnay.
The Cocker
The fascinating owners have created an intimate welcoming and stylish atmosphere.
Voulezbar
Voulezbar has wonderfully long opening hours and is always packed with a young crowd.
Piegari
Piegari is the pick of the bunch in Recoleta - for both fun and food.
Argentina Outfitters
Cross varied terrain and breathe in the extraordinary views to see the untouched side of Argentina.
Design Suites
The original boutique hotel in BA Design Suites retains a fiercely loyal hip clientele.
Rugby
With an up-and-coming national team (the Pumas) a match at either of the BA's two stadiums will be a fun day out.
Tazz
Ideally located to refuel from a credit card bashing in Palmero Viejo's boutiques.
Climbing
Housing a dormant volcano and one of the world's highest peaks there is a huge scope for the keen climbers to see Argentina from high.
La Biela
La Biela is where high-society Argenties sip their expressos in the mornings.
Sonica DJ Classes
To learn to spin, scratch and mix at all levels from Sonica's nocturnal DJs.

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