TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Edelweiss Villa General Belgrano
Travel Blogs from Villa General Belgrano
... We then just hung around the hostel waiting for the time to pass until we could head out for our overnight bus. The bus was to take us to Mendoza and we had booked first class which turned out to be even more luxurious than our previous bus trip. It really was like first class on a plane with enormous seats that lay flat down to make a bed, individual TV screens and curtains that you could draw around to screen yourself from fellow ...
A longer and more comfortable 22-hour bus ride to Argentina's 2nd largest city, Cordoba is known for its colonial buildings and churches. There wasn’t much to do here so I left a day early and headed down to Mendoza for a much needed glass of wine.
... old cars reminded me of when I was a child, Grandma and Grandad had an old car on the front lawn that didn't go and we used it to play in. I believe years later it was taken away and done up as a vintage car.
Gloria has an old Pugeot that I said we should have had in the rally.
There are no traffic lights in the main street of Villa General Belgrano, but to keep the traffic flowing they have ...
... and gorges until arriving at los Torrones which apparently is a picnic tourist area on a river with large rocks carved in the shape of animals..sadly this too was closing as we arrived so we could not go in... but Capilla was now just 4kms away ..and I was so glad to get back onto the main road again....5 hours on unmade roads is really hard going...!!
another super day with loads to see... Argentina is so interesting...!!
... up to get going by 6.
Still feel ****, but less hungover!
Long drive again, with a stop at the most run down shop i've seen for a
bit, no change for my big bank notes so back to my cupboard to find a
cuppa soup & crackers for lunch.
Drive in afternoon was filled with Dolly Parton & Kate Bush as its Lucys 26th birthday and she's taken over the stereo!
Camping in a field behind a church, the locals even said it was ok for once!