Video: Street Safety in Buenos Aires

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Travelers and locals offer advice on safety in Buenos Aires. Find out when to contact police, who to ask for help and places you should avoid at night.


How safe is it to travel around Buenos Aires? We asked travelers and local people for their advice on the best ways to stay safe in Argentina's capital city. From pickpockets to women’s safety, people on the street offer sensible, no-nonsense tips on keeping bags out of view, avoiding theft, when to contact police, who to ask for help and the places it's best to avoid at night.

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  • Mia said

    I'm interested in traveling to Argentina, so I have been watching videos about what others have to say about Argentina's where to go, what to do, safety, and things like that. I find it hard to find videos about being black in other countries. Perhaps you could post videos on this subject.


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