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... were given great view of the valley below as we drove through the Sierras Chicas. When we arrived in Córdoba, we tried to check into the hotel. They had overbooked so there was no room for us so we were moved to a hostel about two blocks away from the original one. There was nothing exciting about this place and it was fine just for sleeping. After we sorted ourselves out, I headed back to ...
... and so cheap! Laundry in the afternoon, cervecita with some hostel-mates and talking with Eugenia, the hostel receptionist, I discovered that the bus for Mendoza would have taken 10 hours! Wow, I thought much less. She recommended taking it over night since here buses offer the “cama” option where seats become completely flat like flying business. Done deal! Bus at 11pm booked. Arrival in Mendoza tomorrow morning at 9am.
Light dinner ...
... in something happened to the wheel and it made a loud noise and we pulled over. After only about five minutes the driver for back in and carried on diving but it sounded like we were driving on a flat tire and we could smell burning rubber! Eventually we got there and when we got off we looked at the wheel and it was totally worn through! The festival was smaller than we thought but really fun. We chose our mug which you get filled at different stalls ...
... to see a really good film, in english! That passed a few hours! We
got ourselves some take away lunch + took ourselves to the central park,
where we watched the world go by! It started to get cold, so we headed
back to the hostel for the remainder of the time before catching the bus
We arrived in Salta early the next morning! We got breakfast in the bus
station before getting a taxi to our hostel! Checked in we headed
First item on the walking tour of Cordoba was the Jesuit crypt. It was accidently found when an unlucky workman fell into it in 1989. There is only the basic structure to see but feels very strange to be underground right in the middle of town with so much happening above you.
Also saw the cathedral ...