Playa Grande Hostel

Quintana 168, Mar del Plata, Province of Buenos Aires, Central Argentina, 7600, Argentina | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Mar del Plata

The Beach

A travel blog entry by josh_chrissy

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... was too cold to swim in the ocean, we were blessed with cool but sunny days that made for nice walks on the beach and our hotel had an indoor pool which was the temperature of a spa, so we still got to have a swim! Lost in Translation This was probably the best Lost in Translation of the trip so far. After dinner one night, we went into a local ice cream shop for dessert. We didn't have any cash on us and asked if they took card. The lovely gentleman behind ...

Mar del Plata, the Argentine Gold Coast...

A travel blog entry by burke1961

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... management courses. See Buenos Aires entry.

Mardel is however much better with its pedestrian crossing lights than Buenos Aires. Here, they count down from 40 seconds which is far kinder than the 10 seconds in Buenos Aires for the many Argentinian retirees who live here not to mention this decrepit old bag. I think 10 seconds to cross is ageist and discriminatory and I might put in a formal complaint to Christina (Fernandez, ...

Mar del Plata

A travel blog entry by kezzah16

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... about it and were fascinated with what was happening. We're not sure whether this happens very regular from their response but it was pretty cool to see. We retuned back to the hostel after sun set then nipped out to get food for tea. We decided to cook stake tonight so headed to the butchers for a nice cute off filler, not at all expensive in comparison to England. The food we cooked was delicious, accompanied by roasted butternut squash ...

Mar del Plata

A travel blog entry by kezzah16

... pick n mix from a sweet shop near by. Afterwards we returned back to the area we were staying in and Kerry went shopping and a mooch around some of the clothes shops as the weather still hadn't picked up. We had tea in the hostel again which we had home cooked and booked some more things for the rest of the trip. We also nipped out to the bank which ended up been miles away and to the popular ice-cream parlour on our ...

Surfing in Mar del Plata

A travel blog entry by ortrun

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Mar del Plata is to Porteņos, Argentines from Buenos Aires, what Lignano is for Austrians or Mallorca for Brits. So unsurprisingly, we found ourselves within hundreds of Argentines as the only two bright white spots on the beach.

Borrowing surf boards and wetsuits was, as always, the easiest part – and off we went into the waves, learning the first lesson right away: ...

Location

This hostel, located on Quintana 168, Mar del Plata, is near Punta Mogotes, Museo del Mar, Aquasol Water Park, and Rambla Casino.
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