Gecko Hostel

Bonpland 2233, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal District, 1425, Argentina | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Palermo area of Buenos Aires, is near Jardín Zoologico, Opera Pampa, OpscionSur Tours, and Opcion Sur.
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    A day at the ranch

    A travel blog entry by peterandsandra on May 09, 2014

    14 photos

    ... something that looked like a pen. They then would give this to their girlfriend as a proposal. Lyn and I got given one of these rings by the same rider so don't know how we'll work that out. They also demonstrated rope and spear throwing. Back for afternoon tea then with lots of nice cakes and slices, not that we were hungry. A quick carriage ride then back to Buenos Aires by 8:00. No dinner for us ...

    56. Buenos Aires and Rosario

    A travel blog entry by kesvic2013 on Apr 25, 2014

    ... out bit by bit. We were really surprised by the number of homeless people. Other memorable events included visiting Tigre (a suburb) in the rain and trying a 'submarino' (hot milk with real chocolate chunks inside), Kes did some free Yoga and we had a very surreal conversation with a German 'philosopher' over a hostel barbecue. We learned that Kes will find his 'wave' in ten years' time, Buenos Aires is a spiritual city and we contributed that the costillas (ribs) were absolutely ...

    Don't Cry For Me....Despite the Rain

    A travel blog entry by vwuertz on Jan 28, 2014

    4 comments, 33 photos

    ... The city is divided into the north and the south. In 1860 people moved north to escape yellow fever in the south. Today, the north is European with 5 star hotels, parks, apartments, and houses. The city has a distinctive European influence with French and Italian design, with parks, green spaces, and wide boulevards. Our first historical landmark is the British Tower, a gift from the UK in 1910 to celebrate Argentina’s independence from ...

    Mmmm - Jazz

    A travel blog entry by frombawithlove on Nov 28, 2013

    6 comments, 4 photos

    ... on three sold out gigs with his All Starr Band, and has been
    followed over the last two weeks by such venerated pop veterans as Earth, Wind and
    Fire, and Cat Stevens.

    This week we have also been introduced to the world of private dinning. At these
    restaurants you cannot walk in off the street, you must make a prior reservation.
    They are increasingly popular and lie behind anonamous street doors. ...

    Cruise ends, Land tour begins

    A travel blog entry by eddim on Nov 19, 2013

    7 photos

    ... the tour was over but Yasmina offered to take us through San Telmo which we all readily agreed to and eventually ended up have a drink and a bite to eat in the lovely Plaza Dorrego. After that we heading back up over the cobblestones to Plaza de Mayo and then went our separate ways each, interested in seeing or doing something different before heading back to the hotel for the official group meeting. Our large group of 15 is made up of 1/3 ...