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... was the sort of hostel that has the potential to be the best thing ever, but the owners seem to not be travelers and they only do the bare minimum. Also a tip for anyone going there, book ahead as all the good hostels book out well ahead of time.
what the ****, im writing as if i have hundreds of dedicated travelers following my blog, and its probs only my mum... lol
by for now
... weather was threatening but dry with broken sunshine. The landscape was beautiful with windscept mountains, a huge blue lake, snow-capped peaks and the towering Volcan Lanin snow-capped but still covered in cloud. At the ranger station we managed to grab another lift with a Mexican lady & an Argentinean guy from Buenos Aires. They were really helpful and friendly
telling us about the local culture, trees, animals etc. It was about 30km ...
... there we drove about 20 km to some cliffs where Andean condors were known to nest. About 5 km. short of the site we spotted one, and then 3 more catching thermals. They were only about 1.000 feet off the ground, so we got great views of these awesome birds with 10 foot wing spans.
The weather continues to be incredible with sunny skies and highs in the low 70s and overnight lows hovering just above ...
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A representative from Europcar helped us fix our radio. She
seemed to have a knack for appearing out of nowhere so we took to calling her a
duende (a magical troll) and "duende" instantly became the word of the trip.
Songs played over our revived radio quickly became songs about “duendes”. We were in Villa La Angostura ...
... 200kms; doubling our expected total for the journey. The good thing was that it took us through a very pretty, forested area and through Villa Traful and, despite the ash, there were fishermen wading in the river and lake and it seems that the ash has not affected the fish there; sigh of relief from David.
The bad news was that the dirt road was in ...