Travel Blogs from San Fernando
... a tourist market on the outskirts, but it's HUGE, and vastly enjoyable. Tango dancers, live music, colours and people of all kinds in every direction. You could definitely get lost there. Picked up a few souvenirs and some new sunglasses for Sean, because of course he'd broken his again. We spent a lot of time in the Centro area, it's interesting to look around and it's also on the way walking to most other areas of town from San Telmo. It's arranged along about a kilometre of ...
Landing in Buenos aires after 13.000 km and 14h flight... Looong!
Good sleep, nice movies (finally I saw La Grande Bellezza (Oscar winner this year) and I met Savino and Lara, funny Italian Lufthansa cabin crew members (from Italy) who were suggesting me which meal to order/avoid (because 'fa schiiiiifo'). I couldn't drink any coffe cause for them it was not good for an Italian to drink that coffee. What a flight, the perfect start for the 100 ...
... got a certificate and everything). That was until we watched the actual tango performance, from the experts. Wow! They were amazing. The way they moved, it was seamless....perhaps, I won't be getting that call from strictly just yet!!!
If anyone has the chance to do this, I really really recommend it!
The other thing I recommend, is to go to La Bamba del Tiempo on a Monday night at the Konex. Wow! It's essentially a reggatone ...
... rot stages. So that being said... We ordered steak for dinner haha. When in Rome I guess. After dinner we were leaving the restaurant and the hotel spa was near the exit. Matt popped in and turns out they had two openings for massages so we spur of the moment decided to get massages. Mine was super relaxing but matt wasn't too pleased with his. After that we watched an episode of Sherlock (addictive) and ...
... headed in the gym, pool and sauna before getting ready to go out. In the evening we booked a wine tasting at Palacio Duhua part of the Park Hyatt Hotel in Recolleta. This is an old palace that had been renovated into a 5 star hotel with a high class restaurant. We were booked in for 7 pm so had to set of pretty early from our hotel. When we arrived it looked amazing, like you would imagine a palace too look like. ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking