EOLO - Patagonia's Spirit
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- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Multilingual staff
- Indoor pool
TripAdvisor Reviews EOLO - Patagonia's Spirit El Calafate
Travel Blogs from El Calafate
... of receding. It moves forward 1 ½ - 2 metres a day, BUT almost this much calves off as well, so the movement forward is minimal.
Back up all those steps and lunch, starting with a hot cup of soup in the restaurant at the top.
Next stop is the Glaciarium where they show the history of the glacier with a 3D movie as well - very good.
After a bit of a thaw out in our heated room, John and I set out for a ...
... settled we headed for town to check it out. It had the feel of a ski town in Colorado. The main street had shops, restaurants, and bars and was fun to explore. On a recommendation from the hotel, we had dinner at Isabel's and it was delicious. They cook your food in a big cast iron skillet and bring that out to the table. Heather got chicken and I got beef. It also included ...
... which, for those that have been to my place, is the same plant I have in my living room. His was 5 times the size but guess what, it never bloomed either! I'm starting to question if any of them ever do. After, we made a driving tour of Parana where I took plenty of pictures and saw some more familiar sights. I decided to leave late Thursday night and sleep on the overnight bus ride to BA. It was a quick visit but relaxing and just a perfect way to kick off the ...
... we visited the banos- loos to the non Spanish speaking reader- and I had to buy a beer for my unofficial guide before we clambered onto the minibus for our campsite. Best beer in along while Inga and I agreed! More concessions for the old woman as our guide had obtained an extra inflatable mattress for me and allocated Inga and I a slightly bigger tent. I have to say the hardest thing about camping is getting into and out of the tent when ones knees ...
... 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 a restaurant. ...