Travel Blogs from Cafayate, Argentina

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Rocks and Dancing, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Rocks and Dancing

A travel blog entry by dbadgery

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Queit morning chilling in the main square and then afternoon trip to Quebrada Cafayate to see some of the rock formations which were impressive and the Argentinian students randomly doing folk dances to a band inside a natural rock ampitheatre was ...

Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Cafayate

A travel blog entry by notathome

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Arrived ok after sleeping for most of the journey. Checked into a nice hostel and bumped into Dean again. Arranged to do a Cheese and wine tour in the morning and some trekking into cayons in the afternoon. Went out for a bite to eat. Visited two ...

Cafayate_ La quebrada de las conchas, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Cafayate_ La quebrada de las conchas

A travel blog entry by blogtrotters

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... de blanc pour l'apéritif que nous dégustons sur la terrasse de notre super hôtel. Nous passons en tout trois nuit à Cafayate et c'est surement l'endroit où nous nous sentons le mieux; Actuellement, nous écrivons de la terrasse (toujours la même) en ...

Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Cafayate

A travel blog entry by americas2015

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Quiet day today, got woken up by a minor earthquake this morning. It was a 5.9 quake which apparently made the news back home. Not sure what it is with earthquakes, but they seem to be following me through the Southern Hemisphere. Watched the rugby in ...

Terra de bon vi, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Terra de bon vi

A travel blog entry by scastellvi

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Aquí fan vi. Segons ells el millor vi d'Argentina i, segons sembla, el millor "vi d'altura" del món, ja que les vinyes són a molta alçada, al voltant dels 2000 metres. La ciutat és agradable, bonica i tranquil·la, però arribar-hi és una atra cosa. ...

En Route to Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

En Route to Cafayate

A travel blog entry by dbadgery

... as I started to head south toward the wine regions around Mendoza. Bus from Tilcara down to Jujuy, then one to Salta, then a few hours wait in the bus station until finally getting one from Salta southwest to the village of Cafayate for a couple of ...

Sedimentology Review, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Sedimentology Review

A travel blog entry by doovy

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Really moving now! Third town in 4 nights as I try and see as much of northern Argentina as I can. In Cafayate (population 10,000 mas o menos) Argentina has become much more South American. Prices continue to fall and I'm back to being one of the ...

Wwoof attempt round two...Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Wwoof attempt round two...Cafayate

A travel blog entry by griffs-on-tour

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... a comparatively short run into what had been our previous days intended destination…the second major wine region of Argentina called Cafayate. Nestled on a flat plain against the foothills of the Andes, with huge flocks of parrots wheeling above the ...

The quebrada baby, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

The quebrada baby

A travel blog entry by chuckonearth

... at breakfast, Ben and Tim.  They were planning on checking out the same thing that I was planning on doing, the Quebrada de Cafayate.  It's what everyone comes to Cafayate to do.  Its basically a stretch of 60km of road that goes through a ...

Wine Tasting in Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Wine Tasting in Cafayate

A travel blog entry by lynanddon

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... day of touring around the small town of Cafayate. During our tour, we were surprised to learn that Cafayate only produces 3% of Argentina's total wine production. The Mendoza region produces about 80%. However, because the Cafayate region is as high ...

Scenic drive to Cafayate 'wine' country, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Scenic drive to Cafayate 'wine' country

A travel blog entry by lynanddon

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Spent the day driving through rocks formed from the Cretaceous Period of the Mesozoic Era. I have no idea when that was, but they are spectacular to look ...

San Pedro, Purmamarca, Salta and Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

San Pedro, Purmamarca, Salta and Cafayate

A travel blog entry by jana_and_daryn

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... to the beauty of this place – the different colours and formation of the rocks are absolutely stunning. Having only been in Argentina for about a week I can already say it is one of the most beautiful and diverse places we've ever seen. From San ...

Hualfin - Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Hualfin - Cafayate

A travel blog entry by swinde_radreise

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... “ eintrafen und uns in einem Zimmer der Hospedaje verkrochen. Anderntags sind es dann nur noch knappe 40km nach Cafayate. Wir fahren durch Weinanbaugebiete, sehen schicke „Bodegas“ am Straßenrand und wilde Papageien krächzen in ...

Wow, I didn't really see that one coming, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Wow, I didn't really see that one coming

A travel blog entry by chuckonearth

It's Chelsea's bday today and I called to wish her a happy bday.  We talked for a while and it was a good conversation.  Eventually it came up as to what would happen to us once I got back.  She told me that she had sent in her paperwork ...

Slowin´ Down..., Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Slowin´ Down...

A travel blog entry by jayandkyla

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... quick highlights reel includes a gondola ride up the moutain, a free classical music performance, and horseback riding. Next stop Cafayate - wine country, where I sit at this very moment. This place is surrounded by even bigger mountains and has an even ...

Pumamarca to Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Pumamarca to Cafayate

A travel blog entry by jason_joyce

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... el sapo (the toad), el fraile (the friar ), la ventana (the window), etc. It was really interesting. The actual town of Cafayate is also quite nice. There are all kinds of vinyards there. You can do all kinds of tours of them and get yourself quite ...

Valles Calchaquíe and Devils Gorge, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Valles Calchaquíe and Devils Gorge

A travel blog entry by mirntat

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... ! I quote wikipedia: Cafayate is a town located at the central zone of the Valles Calchaquíes in the province of Salta, Argentina. It sits 1,683 metres (5,522 ft) above mean sea level, at a distance of 189 kilometres from Salta City and 1,329 ...

Devil's Throat and other Stone Formations, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Devil's Throat and other Stone Formations

A travel blog entry by intheworld

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... a red grap. There are some bodegas who offer free tours and wine tasting and that's what we did. Interesting fact: Here in Argentina winemakers make white wine out of red grapes by removing the skin of the grape! Lovely dinner on our terrace with a ...

Quebrada de las Conchas / Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Quebrada de las Conchas / Cafayate

A travel blog entry by griffs-on-tour

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... and return to Cafayate to camp that evening. The big attraction of the easterly route is a long canyon called Quebrada de Cafayate just north of the town. As I mentioned earlier we noted that pretty much every 'attraction' north of Mendoza involved rocks ...

Quebrada de Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Quebrada de Cafayate

A travel blog entry by jhoekstra79

Met twee duitse meiden een auto gehuurd en naar Cafayate gereden. Cafayate was in deze onbelangrijk, het ging om de fantastische rit door de Quebrada de ...

cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

cafayate

A travel blog entry by darcyrayner

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Colorful Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Colorful Cafayate

A travel blog entry by dowd0031

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Cafayate was not on my original itinerary, but after reading Lonely Planet's description of the "spectacular Quebrada de Cafayate," I figured it warranted a visit. While there isn’t a whole lot to do in Cafayate proper aside from visiting the few ...

Cafayate, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Cafayate

A travel blog entry by javierferrin

... ya que los argentinos usan un nuevo tipo de enchufe y todavía no tuve tiempo para hacerme con el adaptador. Finally we are in Argentina, and if there is one thing that we really missed besides family and friends in these 7 months that we have been ...

On the road again ..., Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

On the road again ...

A travel blog entry by ollibine

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... die wilde Fahrt nach einem spärlichen Frühstück (Café + ein Keks pro Person => argentinisches Frühstück) von Cafayate in Richtung Catamarca. Auf dem Weg dort hin haben wir Tafí del Valle passiert und bei schönes Aussicht und etwas zum Mittag ...

Road trip avec notre VW Gol, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Road trip avec notre VW Gol

A travel blog entry by sophie-nuno

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... un pèlerinage mais on ne comprend pas trop quoi comment car c’est dans des endroits très éloigner… On s’arrête à Cafayate pour passer la nuit dans une auberge. On va manger un piiiiiire bout de viande après avoir bu ...

Von Cafayate in die Quebrada de las Conchas, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Von Cafayate in die Quebrada de las Conchas

A travel blog entry by kllaas

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Ihr Lieben, heute ist es uns (zu) bunt geworden. Wir sind auf der Strasse 68 Richtung Salta gefahren und nach wenigen Kilometern begannen die bunten Felsen. Wuestenhafter Buntsandstein mit hohem Eisengehalt. Rostrote Farb-Toene in allen Schattierungen, ...

In your Mooey Mendoza!, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

In your Mooey Mendoza!

A travel blog entry by philandmups

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Having been a little bit disappointed with Mendoza we thought we'd give Argentina's wine regions another chance and head to Cafayate - the second largest wine region. Plus it had been recommended by a fellow ginger who had been there on his honeymoon, and ...

Heat + Pushies = Nearly dying. Wine saved the day, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Heat + Pushies = Nearly dying. Wine saved the day

A travel blog entry by thebarretts

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... the girls we met had decided to do a day trip down to check out the wineries. Mick and I had skipped Mendoza, wine country in Argentina, so figured we should go do some tasting. The plan for the day was to catch an early bus south (Cafayate is about 3h ...

Quebrada de la Conchas, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Quebrada de la Conchas

A travel blog entry by balibran

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... heures plus tard et 70 km plus loin les vignes apparaissent dans les cailloux blancs en compagnie des cactus bougies. Nous arrivons à Cafayate. Enfin une petite ville comme on les aime (15 000 habitants), sans opulence ni ostentation. Il y fait ...

Estancia, Quilmes und Rotwein, Cafayate, Argentina travel blog

Estancia, Quilmes und Rotwein

A travel blog entry by kllaas

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... ein "Alpengluehen" auf den Bergspitzen hervorzaubern. Nach gutem Fruehstueck fuhren wir auf Schotter und gutem Asphalt Richtung Cafayate. Sehr sehenswerte Landschaft, viel Landschaft, wenig Baeume, dafuer um so mehr Kakteen, die mindestens 3 Meter hoch ...

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