La Cantera Jungle Lodge
Travel Blogs from Puerto Iguazu
... were going to be fed dinner and wine. Come 11.30, we were asleep and no one had been fed. We awoke to a man selling Milanese sandwiches so we bought one, having not eaten since lunch. Two seconds later, the included dinner arrives. Very frustrating. What's more - there was no wine.
The day after Iguazu Falls was always going to be a tough gig but luckily we arrived to a beautiful ...
... dish for lunch, which was dreamy, even when cold. We did some research into hostels for tonight and then we were on our way. Getting to the bus office to buy tickets (Crucero del Norte), the woman told us that we had to buy tickets at the platform, and that she didn't know when the next bus would arrive, it depends what time it left(!). I mean what?! So we went to the booth on the platform and the guy said we have to buy it on the bus. Bloody hell. So we ...
... that was the problem it was too late. The thing had made a move and lunged for my lunch, and I accordingly lurched forward to avoid contact with it. Back on my feet I'm running in circles screaming, completely unsure what the protocol is when you get attacked by voracious forest creatures the size of a small dog. This is all of course in front of a hundred or so curious onlookers disembarking the ...
... suits from the 80's! I suppose I better get back used to it as I am home soon! Found a great campsite on the banks of Rio Uruguay looking over to Brazil only 150m away. First day I went to see the Salto de Mocona, a 3km long waterfall because the river has split longitudinally as one side has been thrust upward by a geological fault - interesting for a geographer anyway! Pretty impressive even through the cloud and a good warm up for Iguazu. A ...
... just from the spray alone that people were taking it in turns to take photos of each other, one bravely running out to the end of the ledge and standing there for 10 seconds while the other took the photo, before running back again - a completely soaked and dazed version of their former selves.
As well as several stunning views of the falls, we also saw lizards, funny-looking birds that seemed to pose for the camera, and countless butterflies. There ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking