Among all the influences that made Buenos Aires unique, there is religious diversity. A recent study indicates there are 12 main religions which in turn divide in forty eight branches. Undoubtedly, the one that influenced our country the most was the Catholic Church, the main cult in Argentina.
In the historic district (6 blocks walking from Hostel Colonial), the number of Catholic churches is amazing in addition to the Metropolitan Cathedral, the travelers may find four more, the most beatiful: San Ignacio Church, next to the "Colegio Nacional de Buenos Aires".
The Metropolitan Cathedral of Buenos Aires
San Ignacio Church
These churches cohabit with temples, synagogues and mosques admired for their architecture and cultural value.