Obelisco de Buenos Aires from Avenida Roque Saenz Pena

Our first sighting of el Obelisco de Buenos Aires, as seen from Avenida Roque Sáenz Peña.

East side view of el Obelisco de Buenos Aires

Another view of el Obelisco, this one from the east side.

Motorcyclists on Carlos Pellegrini street in Plaza de la Republica

Motorcyclists on Carlos Pellegrini, the street on the east side of Plaza de la República.

El Obelisco north side inscription for San Nicolas

The north side inscription commemorates the first time the city flag was raised, from the St. Nicholas tower. The tower itself was demolished.