La Bombonera, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Soccer fans should head to the famous ground (©Dmitry Saparov/iStock)

La Bombonera

Boca Juniors play their matches every other Sunday at this famous 49,000-capacity stadium. Built in 1940, it's officially named Estadio Alberto J. Armando although known as La Bombonera, which translates as 'chocolate box', because of its steep sides. Along with River Plate, this is Argentina’s most famous club – its glittering silverware an indication of its success over the last century. Please check for opening hours of museum, and match-day fixtures.

Address: 
Brandsen 805
Boca
Buenos Aires
Argentina

Map of La Bombonera