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- Continental Breakfast
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- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Banquet room
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WE DID: - Bus from Bariloche to Neuquen (5.5 hours). This was our first experience of Argentine long distance buses, with many more to come! We basically spent the afternoon/evening slumped in the hotel frantically researching a way to see some dinosaur bones the next day... WE LOVED: Erm, gotta be honest we didn't see much of Neuquén but I'm sure it's lovely.... If a little dodgy in ...
... tip off that the drive to bariloche is beautiful so we opted for the panoramic seats in the front which gave us the best view of the scenery.
The first 4 hrs of the bus ride was **** but the last 2 hours as we approached bariloche was amazing! Mountains started appearing out of nowhere and magical blue, green, turquoise lakes started popping up everywhere. I guess there is a reason why they call this the lakes ...
... in the plaza and Easter Mass in the evening. The service was rather intense, lasting nearly 90 minutes and contained some slightly painful guitar accompaniment to a long list of hymns. The people of Neuquen seemed content with proceedings, packing out the aisles, as Sam struggled to stay awake...
Onward night bus to Mendoza, 12 hours.
This morning we woke up and felt so blessed to be waking up to the most beautiful view right from our bed. We opened up the doors and lounged around watching some Big Bang Theory on my iPad for a bit. Then we went downstairs and had breakfast and chatted with a woman from colorado who was very nice. We got a taxi and headed to the hiking trail up to the waterfall. We were told it takes about 45 minutes to hike up and 30 minutes to hike down which should ...
... a huge dinner, the grand present-opening and fireworks at midnight; Christmas Day is rather more sedate & leisurely, with a lunch of leftovers and a much-needed afternoon siesta.
What an honour it was for us to be included with all the rest of the ...