Buenos Aires voted favorite travellers’ destination in South America

Buenos Aires

Conde Nast Travel magazine awarded Buenos Aires the first place in South America favorite destinations list. The ranking was established thanks to an annual readers survey, named the “Readers Choice Award”.

A readers survey

More than 46.000 Condé Nast magazine’s readers answered the question “Which is your favority city in South America?”. Buenos Aires won this “Readers Choice Award” with 74.2 points out of 100. Following favorite destinations included Cusco in Peru, Cargena in Colombia, Paraty in Brazil and Antigua de Guatamela. Other popular ranking among the “Readers Choice Award” included Top 10 cities in the United Stated, Top 25 Cruise Lines in the World and Top 25 Islands in the World.

“The city of love and romance”

An enthusiastic reader described Buenos Aires as “the city of love and romance, of extreme pleasures from music to theatre and from architecture to food.” The diversity of neighborghoods to explore and the “great sense of design” where other notable attributes. According to readers, Buenos Aires still deserves the terms “the Paris of South America”

Great food, hotels and culture

Readers awarded Buenos Aires with great scores for Restaurants (81.2 points), Culture (81) and Lodging (76.3). The quality of the gastronomical offer is clearly an important element in travellers’ choice, especially in more “exotic” destinations. The variety of Buenos Aires cultural offer, especially museums, art exhibitions and festivals, was also a decisive factor.

To see the full results of the survey: http://www.cntraveler.com/readers-choice-awards/
You can also take the survey online.

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