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Now the time to travel to Argentina?

Now the time to travel to Argentina?

Old Aug 16, 19, 12:31 am
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Now the time to travel to Argentina?

Aside from the politics, and I def do not want to get into that.
The question for world travelers,
Is now the time to place Argentina on the tourist agenda?
They even removed the visa for USA citizens.
So what is better and may get even better in the coming days, months?

What may hamper those plans, we already know ATM and access to cash is a problem. What else?

Thanks for your insights.
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Old Aug 16, 19, 5:28 am
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Yes.

I would add that Argentina has had a place in the Agenda for some time now. The ATM issues are minor as credit cards are still widely accepted in 90% of the places a tourist will visit.
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Old Aug 16, 19, 11:24 am
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I think the ATM discussion is overblown. As Alex mentioned, majority of places that one uses credit cards in other countries (hotels, restaurants, car service) also accept them in Argentina. Given the somewhat volatile currency situation, it's not a good idea to take massive amounts of currency out of the ATM (or exchange) at one time anyways. Maybe I don't travel/spend the same as others, but it's never been an issue to get cash from an ATM or simply exchange at a cambio in town.
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Old Aug 17, 19, 4:40 am
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Another way to ensure you can get AR$ and not gamble on the ATM is to use the Banco Nación at EZE. You may need to cue up for a few minutes, but it’s a good investment of your time to start your vacation on the right foot.
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