Press & Rants


Check out below what the media has been saying about our shopping services! You can also read our latest client reviews on TripAdvisor here.


- 25 Best Things to do in Buenos Aires (February 2019) - Vacation Idea Dream Vacation Magazine

- 10 Best Tours in Buenos Aires (May 2018) - Condé Nast Traveler

-Inside Buenos Aires' secret shopping scene (March 2018) - Evening Standard UK

- Inside Buenos Aires’ secret shops and underground art scene (December 2017) - New York Post

- Boutiques of Buenos Aires, Shop Like a Local (November 2017) - Google Local Guides

- In Buenos Aires, tiny shops have big ideas (October 2017) - The New York Times                                      

- Shopping secreto en plena city porteña (July 2017) - El GuardaRopas                                                   

- Take an exclusive underground shopping tour with Shop Hop BA: The Most Unusual Tours to Take in Argentina (July 2017) - The Culture Trip                                                                                                                         

- Travel Insider:  Sophie Lloyd Buenos Aires gives her top shopping and travel tips for Buenos Aires (April 2017) - New Zealand Herald                                                                                                        

- Personal shoppers: cómo funciona este servicio en Argentina (March 31, 2017) - Musa Argentina

Clemmy Manzo joins one of the most exclusive shopping trips of all and takes a tour around Buenos Aires’ fashion speakeasies. (September 2016) - Buenos Aires' Secret Boutiques, Lightfoot Travel 

Personal shopper Sophie Lloyd gives her "Top 5 Tiendas must de Buenos Aires". (August 2016) - Los Inrocks Style

Mr. & Mrs. Smith enlist Shop Hop BA's shopping services to go on a "magical mystery tour of Buenos Aires' secret designer showrooms." (May 2016) - Mr & Mrs Smith

Some of Buenos Aires' best fashion designers are moving from private showrooms to fully-fledged shops. Sophie Lloyd of Shop Hop BA talks to the designers taking on the challenge. (S/S 2015) - Setting up Shop, Time Out Buenos Aires

Travel + Leisure consults Buenos Aires personal shopper and stylist Sophie Lloyd on her favorite shopping picks. (August 2015) - Buenos Aires shopping tips from the city's top personal stylist, Travel + Leisure

An interview with Sophie Lloyd, Founder of Shop Hop BA, about the fashion industry and entrepreneurship in the Buenos Aires. (June 2015) - It's Forking Good blog

Time Out Buenos Aires talks style with Sophie Lloyd of Shop Hop BA. (A/W 2015) - Time Out Buenos Aires

Local writer-sommelier Sorrel Mosely-Williams includes Shop Hop BA's shopping tour on her "dream day" in Buenos Aires (May 2015) - AMEX Essentials

Shop Hop BA featured as a personal shopper for destination wedding clients in Buenos Aires in small business magazine Revista Pymes. (February 2015)  - Revista Pymes (Clarin)

Shop Hop BA's shopping tours are one of 10 Reasons To Love Buenos Aires Right Now. (February 2105) -

Shop Hop BA's shopping services included in Lonely Planet Buenos Aires guide book. (September 2014) - Lonely Planet Buenos Aires guide book

Luxe Beat Magazine interviews Sophie Lloyd of Shop Hop BA about the local shopping scene in Buenos Aires. (September 2014) - Luxe Beat Magazine

Interview with Sophie Lloyd of Shop Hop BA about her personal shopping business and life as an expat in Buenos Aires. (March 2014) - Buenos Aires Herald #theexpat

- Shop Hop BA gives AFAR Travel Guide tips for navigating Buenos Aires shopping scene. - AFAR Travel Guide: Buenos Aires

- Forbes interviews Shop Hop BA for "Your Personalized Buenos Aires Luxury Shopping Guide." - (June 2013) - Forbes Travel Guide blog

- Four of the Best - Personal Shoppers (Winter 2013) - Time Out Buenos Aires Autumn

- "ShopHop’s real secret value is acting as an ambassador to Buenos Aires’ unique shopping culture...If you’re out for a fashion adventure, best to take along a trust-worthy guide!" (July 2012) - My Beautiful Air

- "Shopping guru Sophie Lloyd sends out a questionnaire beforehand so she knows which boutiques and appointment-only showrooms specialising in unique pieces you will love." (October 2012)The Real Argentina

"By the end of our 2 hours I felt like I had just gone shopping with a great friend, a great friend who just happens to be professional, ready to take control and let the client, be it woman or man, young or old, relax. If you’ve got one of those here in BA, hang onto him/her! If not, you should probably call Sophie." (January 2012) - The Argentina Independent