Diego de Almagro Punta Arenas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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TravelPod Member ReviewsDiego de Almagro Punta Arenas
Free Breakfast (amazing). Great facilities. Big rooms. What more could you ask for! Definitely what I needed after camping for a few days.
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... permitted – hence they have appeared on a few local menus
& I have resisted (so far!).
We stopped on the long way back, via the other ferry, at San
Gregorio, the remains of what used to be a huge estancia with very rich owners
judging by the construction methods and quality of the working buildings, plus
the long avenue up to the main house, a chateau in size and design!
The ferry back across ...
Friday March 14th
It was suppose to be a very early morning but the ship didn't anchor until after 8am. Meanwhile we had been waiting since 6:45am so were getting a little anxious as we wanted to get going. We had to be tendered to shore and the waters were very rough. We finally reached shore and our bus was waiting for us to take us to the airport. There I had to don a pair of rubber golashes over my shoes and they weighed a ton--they were very heavy.
I thought perchance………… a time to languish with a book, take ballroom dance classes, visit the gym, or do laundry but NO! There are maps to study, birds to photograph, lectures to attend on penguins, talks on photography with personal instruction and all day opportunities to learn from the expedition team, geologists, historians, bird, whale, dolphin and penguin experts.
... its vault. Above the town was a fine yet blustery viewpoint, from which you could see the whole of the city, the Straits of Magellan, Tierra del Fuego and the many islands surrounding it. I really felt I'd reached the bottom of the world. Beyond was Antarctica. I suddenly felt the urge to stay here a few days and see if I could catch the weekly flight to the Falkland Islands. Dinner was in La Luna, a ...