King David Flat Hotel
Travel Blogs from Cordoba
Cordoba is the second biggest city in Argentina. It was quite strange being back in a proper city again. After leaving the piece and quiet of the estancia, it was a big change. We did t really get up to much, people were happy just to wander. We went for an amazing dinner at an Italian restaurant called La mamma. It was pricey for pasta in Argentina, but it was very good. Next day was an early start, 5:30am. We are on our way to ...
... we had plenty of time to get to our destination and also believing it to be rather close. We were wrong on both accounts. It was quite a walk to the bus station and we hadn’t quite factored in the time difference in Argentina. Needless to say, we missed our bus by 2 minutes, meaning we had to pay for another one. This rather ruined our day from then on and certainly made it feel longer. The bus was stopped a couple of times by random ...
... and handsome about him.....he rode ahead of us clearing some of the path with a machete (yup, hardcore!!).....it was like having a modern day Indiana Jones with you......'tis like a base instinct is triggered...man rides horse, man protects woman, man provides food....I'm sure you all get the idea!! Ramblings aside, I'm sure that he totally saw me as a modern-day Karen Allen.....well, that is until we had to make our way back and he had to help me.....mounting ...
... way to do it is by ferry, and there is only one operator so the prices are might be a bit steep, so we'll see.
Cordoba has been nicer than Mendoza tho and we have enjoyed taking things slowly. There are more churches and older more interesting looking buildings here. And as there are more people there is generally more of an atmosphere too. It still feels very European though and we have been indulging in the good warm sunny weather and cafe culture ...
Having left Salta we headed through Cafayate and Catamarca. With only a one night stop at each place we didn't really have too much time to explore before heading off to Cordoba on Christmas eve.
After checking in to the hostel we made the most of the rooftop terrace for some Christmas celebrations.
The next morning morning we all got to open our secret Santa presents and I got a very cool Peruvian hat from Liz, which ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center