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... for a while. South of the city we found a hill, with a stepped path winding towards the top, and decided to stretch our legs in the sunshine. On our way back downhill we came across a metal door in the rock with a sign saying 'Museo Geografico Einstein'. A handwritten note fixed to the door indicated that the museum would reopen shortly. Peering through the keyhole, we could see some large bones and some display cases, and then we noticed a white-haired gentleman, walking slowly ...
... other end started to rumble she had no choice but to run back inside and make a dash for Jeronimo's toilet! The drive through the Atuel canyon was gorgeous and took a few hours, Jeronimo's car copped a bit of a beating! To top off our visit Jeronimo took us to an empanada shop which sold the best moorish ham and cheese ...
... cramped from the hours on the bus, I took a run into the massive San Martin Park, a spot that would be one of my favorites in the city. Afterwards, Kristin and I took the opportunity to explore the town. The city is laid out in a cool way with a massive central plaza, surrounded a few blocks off each corner by a smaller plaza, usually named after the main nationalities that inhabit the city, Spanish, Chilean, and Italian. We finished off our afternoon ...
... by tree lined streets and small vineyards. After being taken through the wine making process we were given a few wines to taste, not a bad way to start the day. Back on our bikes and 40 minutes later we arrived at the second, much bigger vineyard, went through the production process again and then tucked into some more wines including a taste of Henry, one of the more expensive wines in the area. ...
Mendoza was the reason why he travelled so far West. The first time I found out about Mendoza was on the label of a bottle of wine, served at the WYP. So why not go and see where it’s done because although I’m French I had still never been to a winery!!!! We also heard of many other activities to get busy with: Trekking, horse riding, white water rafting etc all of which are based just around Mendoza in the scenery of the Andes. As per usual we arrived early in ...
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