Arriving in Buenos Aires as a Spanish student you might feel a bit lost and overwhelmed by this big city. Of course the AMAUTA Student Service Coordinator can help you out. No question is crazy enough for our staff in Argentina. Also the host mum of your host family can tell you more about the ins and outs of Buenos Aires. Or, if you are not living with a host family but in the student residence in Buenos Aires, your fellow students are always willing to answer your questions. Getting prepared also involves a lot of reading about Buenos Aires. This link: http://www.dosmanosargentina.com/travelargentina/travel-tips/ Once ready to get your volunteer project or Spanish classes in Buenos Aires started and explore the city on your own, there are a number of apps that will help you making your stay in Buenos Aires as pleasant as possible.
* BA Cómo llego:
This application shows how you can move from a to b with every possible way of transportation: train, bus, subway, car, bicycle and walking. Recommended!
* Buenos Aires City Guide (TripAdvisor)
This is an application that will guide you through Buenos Aires. You will find restaurants, attractions, hotels and more in this app. A great thing about this app is that it can also be used offline. It shows exactly where you are and if you are close to a good restaurant for instance.
* Argentina Noticias:
If you are looking to practice your Spanish and want to catch up on the daily news of Argentina, Noticias Argentina is a great app. It provides a list of all the major newspapers in Argentina with links to different articles.
* Buenos Aires Delivery:
In Buenos Aires, it is possible to have almost everything delivered. Even MacDonald’s, Burger King and ice cream. Through this application you can order your food and have it delivered.
* MiniClima Buenos Aires:
This application shows you the current temperature and forecast for Buenos Aires.
So, no more excuses not to go on this trip of a lifetime and register for our Spanish classes now. With all the help and all the apps it is hard to get lost!
Do you know more good Buenos Aires apps? Please let us know!