Tunnels under Buenos Aires

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El casco histórico de la Cuidad de Buenos Aires descansa sobre una red de túneles que datan de la época colonial. Hoy en día sigue siendo un misterio el uso que se le dió a estos túneles. Existen distintas teorías que vinculan los mismos al contrabando, defensa de la ciudad y comunicación entre las sedes de poder de la época.


Buenos Aires old town lies on a tunnel network that dates from colonial time. The function of these tunnel is still unclear. There are many theories relating the network to smuggling, city defense and communication between the power entities of the era.

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