Travel Blogs from Cordoba
Cordoba is the second biggest city in Argentina. It was quite strange being back in a proper city again. After leaving the piece and quiet of the estancia, it was a big change. We did t really get up to much, people were happy just to wander. We went for an amazing dinner at an Italian restaurant called La mamma. It was pricey for pasta in Argentina, but it was very good. Next day was an early start, 5:30am. We are on our way to ...
... did the 'let's close ranks and just be rude 'til she goes away'!! I had already received the same treatment, however, I had already arranged to meet Evan there so I was all good!! Luckily for Nadia, she decided to come sit by the cool peeps, so I was my usual friendly self and she joined us!!
On the bus I learned that she's from Denmark, has a horse-riding school (trains show-jumpers), is a model and can speak three languages.....in a nutshell, the kind ...
After this we headed to a small park (Sierra de las Quijades). It is located in one of the hottest and most arid areas of Argentina, and was it hot. So much so that we decided to sit under the awning until late afternoon. It is in this Parque I am afraid I have to report that Gerty received two further injuries. In a gust of wind the awning lifted and one metal support struck Gerty’s door leaving a dent. Yes Peter should ...
... but as 4:30 rolled past, La Rancheria had a hold on us and would not allow us to rush. It would contradict the estancia, the day, and the country. So we instead left just before sunset. We had actually missed even going into Estancia Catalina, as it had been locked up ten minutes prior to closing. We settled instead for a quick picture in front of the complex, returned to our little tike and attempted unsuccessfully to make it home before sundown.
... were so good and asked many questions, via the teacher, and at the end of the class I was given the dearest notes from some of the young children. Very touching.
I could relate to the 10 - 12 years of age, who like me with Spanish, were not confident in their spoken English, but when they spoke English they spoke very well.
The 15 - 19 year olds were so ...
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