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Cementerio de la Recoleta

Azcuenaga, Buenos Aires, Argentina Azcuenaga, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Architecture
Buenos Aires architecture cemetery culture
Cementerio de la Recoleta. Buenos Aires, Argentina
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One of the most stunning cemeteries I've ever visited, both in terms of architectural design and sheer scale. On two visits we barely covered a third of the space, if that. We were also fortunate to go when it wasn't busy, so we simply wandered around without a map or guide. Tracking down Eva Peron's resting place was tricky even with the use of a map as she is buried under her family name Duarte. The stray cats that have made the cemetery their home are also a main attraction, although they're not in as good condition as their fellow companions over at the Botanical Garden.

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