Ker Urquiza Hotel & Suites
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... for a better rate felt fine. It's clearly done by all tourists. Men chant 'camio camio camio' as you walk past and then you barter for the best rate. I'd like to think I didn't do too badly, 12.6 instead of the standard 8.5 was the going rate. I went in at 13/14 and got laughed away. We then entered a street magazine stall and squeezed through the tiny door to complete the exchange, true black market style. We then wandered around the markets in Palermo and had the most incredible ...
... What a useless, inefficient system. Surely, if you scan you should pay there, if you can't pay, they may as well scan as you still had to present all the items for them to check, and how long does it take to just check and take money???? Argentinian "efficiency" has left a lot to be desired!! Anyway we set off again, it was really hot and very humid and my blood was still boiling. We then went to cross the street on the zebra crossing with the lights ...
... of weeks from a high of 16:1 and the best we could find was 13.5:1. We were ushered one by one into the back of a small magazine stall to do an exchange. It all felt a bit illicit, but having checked all the notes (including against a light) for forgeries it was all done and dusted.
In the evening we drank at the hostel, which was hosting for the day. It was Ladies Night, meaning happy hour buy one get one free ...
... We then had a 3 course dinner which was nothing special but not bad, the wine was free all night which helped! Then there was a tango show with a few different dance performances, a couple of songs from a tango band, some singing solos and finally a performance from 3 argentinian 'guachos' which involved swinging balls on ropes around at great speed to music played on huge drums whilst sort of tap dancing, it was actually very impressive!●Club 69-Weirdest nightclub I ...
Haha so much for chilling out! Started this day with the plan to chill. There's just something to do everyday here. If your in BA on a Monday night you have to see la bomba de tiempo! It's held in a wear house and it's a percussion group all on drums. Awesome beats great ...