Gran Hotel Pucon
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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Got in around 9am. Walked to hostel but check in not til the afternoon so put backpack in locker then saw Louise and Alex sat outside and met Aussie tim too. Also met Ellie and Sandra from Germany and Omar originally from Syria but living in London. Had welcome talk and told us about tours on offer. Decided to go horse riding this afternoon. Went for brunch as starving. Had yummy massively loaded chicken bacon avo sandwich. Got money out then back to ...
... is a good mix of things one can do here, from the very active to quite relaxing. Main attractions are volcano Villarrica, lake of the same name and natural hot springs, which one can bath in in the middle of forests. Also weather is very stable here, little rain, today is about 28 degrees, great temperature for me.
We just wonder around the town, do a little shopping and finally find something suitable for my dad. We also go to the lake, which is at the edge of the ...
... also take routes inaccessible on foot. We spent the day walking through the forest, up and down windy tracks, crossing rivers and streams and very occasionally past the odd gaucho (cowboy) ranch. Whenever we passed a fellow gaucho, ours inevitably paused for a quick chat! At points on the ride the paths were so steep, both whilst in climbing and descending, that the horses actually had to jump up/down to be able to progress forward/on. Although we didn't see many animals ...
... over the cities.
Streets are unbelievable quiet and you literally feel like your belong to a small community town. However, i must say it might have been called any other place than Chile If it wasn't for the Chilean flags on the lake. You barely can feel this place like Chile. There is no traditional music, food or tradition that I have seen in other Southern American countries that you ...
... hot springs go, we have been to a fair few in a lot of countries so they need to be pretty special for us to think they are really good. Menetue falls into the average category. Their adult pool was closed for maintenance, but they had another two pools indoors of 37c and 40c which were clean and not too busy. There was also an outdoor one, but it was a bit colder. We relaxed in the pools for while and then sat on the deck ...