Buenos Aires - Post Report Question and Answers

How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

DPO, pouch. Never tried local post. - Jul 2020

We have a postal service at the embassy where we can receive and mail packages. It's my understanding local postal facilities should be avoided. - Jul 2019

DPO. - Jun 2015

I have only had one package sent here and it was a nightmare. I had to go to customs and wait almost three hours just to pick up a package. It really wasn't worth it. - Jan 2015

Through the Embassy. - Aug 2014

Embassy. - Aug 2011

We use the embassy; it takes 1 week to get packages from the US. - May 2011

It's a problem - shipping is *very* expensive & things have a tendency to get lost in transit. - Jul 2008

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