Price information of Bs.As.

Posted in Other on January 5th, 2013

Dear Tango friends, here’s some price information of Buenos Aires. The cost of living in Bs.As. has already exceeded big cities in Asia, and almost as expensive as in Europe. If you haven’t been to Bs.As. for a while, and you’re going to Buenos Aires soon, be prepared!

Official exchange rate (of the time of writing): USD 1 ≃ ARS 4.85

Tango / Milonga:
Entrance: 35 pesos (USD 7.2)
A bottle of water: 14 pesos (USD 2.9)
A Tango CD @ Zivals (Reliquias): 43 pesos (USD 8.9)
A Taxi ride from Congresso to Palermo: ~40 pesos (USD 8.2)
A pair of branded woman tango shoes: from 700 pesos (USD 144)

Restaurant:
Empanedas: 6-8 pesos (USD 1.2-1.6)
1 portion of pizza: 8 pesos (USD 1.6)
Hamburguesas: 28 pesos (USD 5.8)
1/4 Pollo Al Horno: 32 pesos (USD 6.6)
Milanesa A La Napolitana: 45 pesos (USD 9.3)
Cafe: 12 pesos (USD 2.5)
Coka Cola: 15 pesos (USD 3)
Licuados: 25 pesos (USD 5.2)

Supermarket:
A pack of 255g Lays Chips: 29.15 (USD 6)
Scoot 6 rolls of toilet paper: 37.6 pesos (USD 7.8)
Instant noodles: 5.1 pesos (USD 1)
1 kg of tomato: ~12 pesos (USD 2.5)
A dozen of eggs: 20-22 pesos (USD 4.1-4.5)
1 kg of Chorizo: 44.9 pesos (USD 9.3)