Avenue 9 del Julio, the busiest street in Buenos Aires, is named after the Argentine independence day, July 9th. Along the street are numerous landmarks, businesses, retail stores, and restaurants, including the famous Obelisk. The Obelisk is the magnificent monument located in Plaza de la Repulica that was built as a commeration the 400th year of Argentina.
"[Avenida] 9 de Julio amazed me everyday, even though I saw it more than anything else in the city. I also loved going to Plaza de Mayo and people watching." -Danielle M., Santa Clara University