Grand Hotel Bariloche
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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After a bad night sleep (too hot, so I opened the window and then it was too noisy) I said goodbye to Alison who headed down south.
I treated myself to a very good Patagonian hot chocolate, was sitting at the lake with the snow topped mountains in the background and thought how much Bariloche reminds me of Queenstown. The scenery as well as the cold crisp air. The little shops around and a lot of tourists.
It felt like being home after a long ...
... slightly ****** hostel, I moved to one recommended by Delyth, right on the lake front, although unfortunately the adjacent bar was closed. This was super handy for going and putting my feet in the ice cold water to try and calm the inflammation.
I caught up with a Colombian New Years reveler, Rhianna from Australia, where we had first met in Cartagena. She was towards the end of her trip and with a few ...
... got on a bus to walk around some lakes and up some hills to see the beautiful view. The walk to the view point was quite tough, straight up hill for about 40 mins but once were got to the top we knew it was worth it. One side looked out over the town of Bariloche and the other towards Mount Tronodor, home to one of two black glaciers in the world, the other apparently in New Zealand (much to Chris' surprise). It's black due to dirt and was ...
... paddle down the river first off, then we hit the first rapid called WELCOME, it was only a Grade 1 so a little bumpy but nothing too scary. Next up was OZONE LAYER HOLE - grade 2, the people at the front got soaking wet, after going thru the rapid, Martin asked us to paddle as hard as we could to try to get back into the rapid, we would then be able to try and surf on it. Well we nearly got there but then another raft came down thru the rapid and crashed into ...
... to our routine at home. However, this time the situation is completely different: we feel more and more freedom and peacefulness - our real vacation is just starting now!
Yesterday we went by boat to Victoria Island - see the pictures. Just one comment about the people here: in buses they give priority to elders and women (it looks unusual for us).
- Today we took a tour to Black Glacier - a nice place, not far from Bariloche. It is called "black" due to ...