Hotel Cordon del Plata
Travel Blogs from Mendoza
Left Santiago first thing this morning and headed to the
border to say goodbye to Chile for the last time. Very sad to leave, we will
definitely come back to Santiago especially at some point in the future.
Climbed up the Andes to the border crossing at 3,000 feet –
if Top Gear haven’t already done a show from here I am sure it is only a matter
of time, the roads are incredible, constant climbing on switchbacks – a part ...
... but we got there about lunch time. The thermal springs water park is amazing! So many rock lined pools, set in a valley within the mountains. Some of the pools were a nice 32c...others were as high as 50! Hotter than a super hot bath! It was a bit strange being baking hot in the sunshine (it was at least 32c today) and then getting into ...
... a cheap party hostel vomiting in to the bin of his/her dorm room or being arrested for trying to buy drugs from a police officer.