EOLO - Patagonia's Spirit
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... and is hard for us to adjust as we like eating at 6.30pm or 7pm, if we waited until 9pm we would probably be gnawing each others arms off. The food is similar to Uruguay very meat and carb based. Parana is a little different in that they also have a lot of river fish. We decided to eat a big lunch and then go to the supermarket for a few snacks for supper as this would avoid the late night trip to ...
... pre-packed *****.
The old Jesuit style church, prettier than the cathedral, was closed and the convent, which opened at 4pm after a long lunch, was crammed with coachloads of kids – gave it a miss.
Headed to the docks which are in the process of redevelopment – the first houses a shopping centre, casino and silos well converted into a hotel. There was a Santa Fe (a beer brand too) chopp but only had the blond beer on draught at high prices, so moved ...
... settled on a hostel v. close to the bus station so that meant, given arrival at 4.30pm, a bit of a rush to get sorted and down to the port in time for sunset. Was glad to have made the effort as was a lovely spot and a nice sunset. Unfortunately a long uphill walk back to the hostel in the twilight and still shopping to do.
Rustled up a dinner of leftovers (salami, parmesan, ...
... varying degrees of ice, ranging from dense blue to fluffy white, up and down, giving stunning views of the glacier itself and the water below it. As we walked back toward the land, we took a detour and there waiting were bottles of whiskey, cookies and glasses hidden in the ice round the corner as a warming surprise. Once consumed we heading off the ice and back into El Calafate. All in all a fantastic day and one I will remember for a long time to come. ...
... 2 of ice formation, 30 km in length and an average height of 74m is part of the Southern Patagonian Ice Field located in the Andes system shared with Chile which is the world's third largest reserve of fresh water and the only glacier which is stable. After the impressive walk along the glacier, we went on a boat crossing the Rio Gallegos where the glacier ends and started a mini ...