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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Francia San Miguel de Tucuman
Travel Blogs from San Miguel de Tucuman
... observed in Latin America and the level of corruption is astounding. The Argentine peso is the most shabby currency I've ever seen, as most bills are completely worn and limp, and many are ripped, disintegrated and bandaged with scotch tape. It's no wonder you can sell dollars for between 12-14 to 1 in the black market, which gives you about 50% more than the official exchange rate. The stealing of land from ...
Chile continues to impress - yet to spot a pothole on a main road and driving standards are still good. More importantly the scenery is massive. Lots of desert on the way to San Pedro de Atacama which is no great surprise. The Atacama is the driest place on earth and some areas haven't seen rain for 12 thousand years allegedly. I'm always dubious about these 'facts' though ! The area is frequently used for filming Mars scenes for film ...
Nothing to do in Tucuman. It's more of a portal for the places I've come from. I watched the formula one on Sunday and continued to have problems with my legs. Swelling still bad. Not many people in hostel. I had an eight dorm to myself. Avoid ...
... and fashionable type clothes, then theres more shops selling everything you can think of than at Medowhall. Unfortunately, as I am climbing in altitude, I need warm, practicle clothes. As far I can find, there is only 1 outdoor type shop. Trousers are found, a jacket will have to wait.
Tomorrow, on to Salta which is supposed to be much nicer (to look at) with more to do.
... so Tam opens the door, Riya, me, and Jas follow and walk in. We just got our bedsheets and were getting ready to put them on the bed (this didnt seem normal usually the beds are dressed in clean sheets already). Tamara lifts the sheets of one bed and we find this huge gross black bug! We weren´t sure if it was dead or alive, but it grossed us out! Then we walked into the bathroom and saw the junk shape it was in, the shower pours water into the toliet! Theres no designated area ...