Hotel Sol San Javier
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The family taught us an Argentine card game called Truco. Either it was insanely complicated or they were rubbish at explaining it but we never really understood how it worked. Everything seemed to have caveats: sometimes a three was worth more than a seven but only in two of the suits and not if you have two cards of the same suits or if your right knee is facing north and it's a Tuesday etc etc. It also involved learning a complex set of winks, twitches and signals ...
... large earthquake rattle the building whilst there.
Moving east towards Argentina we entered the Atacama desert proper. Miles of empty roads, desert and then views of the distant snow capped Andean peaks.The tourist favourite of San Pedro de Atacama was our home for 3 nights. Very cool place - modern amenities but an ancient Chilean village (founded 1570) with old church and square. Superb steak and bottle of Merlot - ...
... and among other games that they invented on the spot. Despite our bad, phrase book Spanish, we managed to all communicate pretty well through the medium of games! Completely knackered from running around, we managed to say goodbye to our little friends and headed for a wander around the town and something to eat.
That night we headed out to try and sample some Tucuman nightlife. After wandering the streets for a while ...
... car of our new guide was great....it was such an old car and it looked so out-of-place between the SUV's and the driver was a nutcase that it was charming! These mountains and colours were so special and in the museum you could see fossils of T-Rex Dinosaurs....the area still looked like they could still live here ;-)!
From there we took the bus to Tucuman, nothing special about this city but a nice place to relax, we booked our trip to the Iguazu falls, we ...
Poniedzialek. Poszlismy na poczte dowiedziec sie, gdzie wcielo przesylke z prezentami, ktora wyslalam do Juana jeszcze z Bariloche, 3 tygodnie temu... wg systemu nadal tkwila w Bariloche, ale nie wiadomo, dla czego. Strasznie mi sie to nie podobalo, bo szkoda by bylo ja stracic. Poxniej oczywiscie okazalo sie, ze to moja wina, bo pomylilam cyferke w adresie. no coz, tylko ja jestem taka zdolna:) ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet