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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from El Calafate
... A smile about the steering wheel on the other side than they expect and that is all. 20 minutes. No problemo. Police controls on the way are no different. Helpful, Friendly men and women. Lovely people. After Piedra Buena the wind gets really nasty. It blows a lot of sand and dust across the road, getting in everywhere. In the car in your eyes, in your nose. We all start sneezing and have dry throats. The next 750 km we drive in dust as fine as talcum powder. ...
... aware of what can develop the nature of forces. We cooked a fine dinner and slept with the images of a calving glacier in the subconscious. Once again, it had to get up early. This is something that neither of us just do with a lot of enthusiasm but we had it myself so chosen us. With the idea already in the forthcoming tour by catamaran boat, made the leave the warm sleeping bags a little more bearable. By bus we collected all further guests in El Calafate and went on Closing ...
Plan was an early start in reality it was about 10am as we get on the bikes so it starts to rain. It is already cool so the rain was a bit grim however there was less wind. Some things even make rain ok. We had been told by Olmu and Fernado that there was not much of interest on the next stint of ruta 3. So heading North we go out onto the Pampas they are right mile upon mile of flat grass land. The road fortunately is not ...
... today as the post office closed at 16.30. We took the box home and packed some things in, maybe we will have time to post it tomorrow. I then read some things online and started doubting that it is wise to post anything in Argentina, the general consensus was that it would take a long time to get home and more likely it would never get home.
We decided that we could still fit everything in our bags so we wouldn't post it, it was also very expensive to ...
... and then 1 hr navigating along the snout of the glacier which is now in 3 sections. The glacier was made up of lots of spires and had some amazing blues through it. It now has 2 islands of rock dividing the glacier as it recedes. The glacier is reported to be moving back about 100 metres per year. We saw a small calving but nothing significant. There were quite a few icebergs in the lake so obviously some have broken off recently. ...