Hosteria Alta Vista

Ruta Provincial 15, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, Patagonia, 9405, Argentina | Hotel

Travel Blogs from El Calafate

El Calafate & the glaciers in South of Argentina

A travel blog entry by joeandmez


... moves.

As we stomped into the ice we would walk past and sometimes go over deep crevasses. While our trek was safe, we were always just one bad slip away from falling deep down a crevasse or icy pond. We really did not go far at all, we just stopped to take photos and listen to our guide for most of it.


Back to Argentina- the most I've laughed in ages

A travel blog entry by mattyjordan


I woke up nice and early and packed my bags, had brekky then walked to the bus station for my 11am departure. I didn't get any sleep but it was a nice bus ride, and after an hour and a half we stopped at the chilean border to exit. We boarded the bus again and got to the argentinian checkpoint. Hello again argentina. The border crossings between the two countries are pretty easy, i guess because they got so much traffic through them, the guys ...

Argentinian Pategonia

A travel blog entry by the5wynns


... does not end until 4 or 5 pm, "más o menos," meaning 5:30 pm would not be unheard of.

Our first order of business was to acquire cash, namely Argentinian Pesos. Knowing that the rate would be far better on the “blue" market, that is the "official" black market rate for US greenback, we bypassed any ATM machine and instead changed a few hundred in the first open place of business we came across, which ended up to be a pub. The place was empty except for the bar ...

Glaciers, Penguins and Patagonia- OH MY!

A travel blog entry by ramblinjrose


... I left San Diego nearly 3 weeks previously and even then, I was hardly ever alone. I was feeling so grateful for this time for ME, without distractions, to appreciate the serenity and beauty of the landscape. Then suddenly the image of ME from just 12 hours earlier flashed in my mind. Sitting in the back of the cab crying and feeling so dismal for being ALL BY MYSELF, the exact same thing I was so grateful for now. I had to laugh out loud at what a difference a change ...

Ice ice baby

A travel blog entry by beardandblonde


... and style. We immediately booked a few more nights in Due to the town's popularity, we organised our day trips quickly. With a helping from Juan, at BAF travel, who lovingly called David, Michael Owen, our glacier trip and day-trip to Torres Del Paine was sorted. With an action packed few days ahead, we cooked enough of our signature spaghetti bolognaise for three meals each, made egg and ham sandwiches for each venture and bought enough biscuits to put you in a hypo ...

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This hotel, located on Ruta Provincial 15, El Calafate, is near Glaciar Perito Moreno and El Chalten.
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