Hosteria Austral

San Juan Bosco 917, El Calafate, Province of Santa Cruz, Patagonia, 9405, Argentina | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $46.00

Travel Blogs from El Calafate

El Calafate & the glaciers in South of Argentina

A travel blog entry by joeandmez


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Just before we finished we trekked our way up a steep part and came into a little area where there were a couple of tables!

On the tables were glasses and a bottle of whiskey!

Naturally the ice came from the glacier itself.


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

A travel blog entry by mattyjordan


... they are doing.

It was a stunning road, which had lots of wildlife like rheas and guanacos through what seemed like desert but couldn't really be one; or maybe it could be... the bus then took another 3 hours or so before we arrived at el Calafate. The drive in provided pretty stunning views of the town, which is in a valley between big hills, and on the side of Lago Argentina, a pretty big lake filled with birds.

As soon ...

Argentinian Pategonia

A travel blog entry by the5wynns


... four men smoking cigarettes and playing cards. One of these men gave me ten pesos for each dollar, versus the much lower official rate of 7.8 pesos to the dollar. While there, the bar tender gave me the names and/or locations of five shops where SIM cards could be purchased, however after waiting until 6pm, none of these did open. We took advantage of the one grocery store that was not closed for siesta, even if our shopping took over an hour due largely to the fact that only ...

Glaciers, Penguins and Patagonia- OH MY!

A travel blog entry by ramblinjrose


... and perhaps a little sleep) can make in less than a day. It’s ok to have lows but this was a helpful reminder that it’s a good idea to try view things in a positive light and not focus on the things that can bring me down.

With my renewed sense of freedom from loneliness and appreciation for my solitude, my Patagonian adventures began. My ankle was still swollen and sore from walking so I wasn’t going to be able to do the trekking I had originally ...

Awestruck by Perito Moreno glacier

A travel blog entry by travelingtiara


Onward to El Calafate where I went to see the giant glacier Perito Moreno. I have seen many spectacular natural landscapes, but I've never seen anything half as impressive as this. I sat there staring at it for five hours without getting bored. I even got to watch large chunks fall off into the water!! It wasn't too cold, but the wind was pretty intense and that made it chilly. Lucky me I had a thermos of hot water for mate (though I only had the fake kind that ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on San Juan Bosco 917, El Calafate, is near Glaciar Perito Moreno and El Chalten.
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