Villa Brescia Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... Park headquarters and had a quick scan through a couple of small museums. We then went on the the 'End of the World' Post Office, where I got post cards and posted them - I hope you get them.
Back to Ushuaia, where we got our 'End of the World' certificates.
The ship left late afternoon to go west down the Beagle Channel, passing 7 glaciers before dark. These glaciers were named after countries represented on a research ship into ...
... is a great way to save money. lol The houses are mostly wooden with wide sloping roofs, I can imagine them encased in snow during winter like other alpine villages and buzzing with skiing tourists. Other popular pursuits besides Antarctic cruising this time of year are National Park treks and deep sea fishing. The dock is full of boats and ships, many heading off south.... The people are friendly and very helpful, my Spanish ...
... were based. Graham was to have filmed there. As a consolation Monika announced that hot chocolate was available at the bar with an added shot of rum for those who wanted it - lovely. We will have to sail overnight and part of the next day to get to our next destination in the south of the Gerlache Strait. The scenery is wonderful through the Antarctic Sound. We had a couple of films from two FIDS and slides which was all very interesting. I took photographs of yet more icebergs and ...
... for a bit and then make our way to our room. Diana, the front desk clerk, calls to tell us that the One Ocean rep is in the lobby to pick up our luggage. We throw our stuff in the bags and take them to the lobby, where they are loaded into a truck with luggage from other travelers.
We walk down to the main street and walk along the harbor side. We take photos of some of the same places we did last year. We meet Harold, a single man from ...
... I wish they'd told me this before I freaked out that my card was rejected.
Sadly, our cruise ship is also unpretentious, at least compared to the behemoth behind it (which also dwarfs the container ship that was in earlier!). It isn't as stylish as the National Geographic Explorer either but I'm hoping we'll win out by being smaller and more ...