- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Heading south we spent a night in Mar del Plata, another large city on the coast. Nothing special about the town except it is the second largest beach town in the country and does indeed have a very wide beach that was crowded even as the sun was setting. It's surrounded by very flat, very fertile farmland. What strikes me most is how little we know about this country. Seems like people either live in huge cities or in very isolated, tiny villages.
Early in ...
Not had a whiff of instant since back in Argentina and even
had a filter coffee machine in the apartment, a real treat to wake up to.
Happily it didn’t have the hideous over-powering aroma of
air freshener – everyone here (and in Chile) liberally sprays the stuff around,
all over anyone who happens to be there or has those machines squirting it out
at regular intervals, even ...
... fun but very challenging, but we didn't want to be defeated so we signed up for another lesson the next day to see if we could master it better...we couldn't! We were also invited along to an English speaking class which Sam runs. Basically local Argentines meet up once a week at a coffee shop to practise their English through discussions. It was great fun. We also took ourselves out for a bike ride, cycling along the coast to visit the ...
... staring trying to figure out what the **** I was saying. I slowly just started backing out of the store until I realized I was ******* it up. I should have been saying 'palta'. The store clerk and everyone said out loud, so I could understand where I was going wrong and then he said no tengo (I don't have). This is one of the worst situations imaginable to me and I survived; hopefully, I can't get over this ridiculous fear now. Unfortunately, I was unable to get an avocado for my ...
... direction I want to be heading in I was sold. (You'll find out why I was sold later when I am doing the ****.) Nacho was fantastic and called the bus terminal to find out what company could get me there. He found out there is a direct bus tomorrow night. He also called another hostel to tell them I was heading over to check in. I thought it would be better if I headed over right away, so I double checked the map and off I went. ...