Las Restingas Hotel de Mar
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... the Valdes Peninsula as this has some good marine wildlife and in particular the Southern Right whale spends time here, the mothers and new-borns that is. With no hotels or campsites on route, we spent 3 nights in YPF petrol stations and shut ourselves away in Arthur and started watching 'House of cards’ on the computer.
The nearest town to the Peninsula is Puerto Madryn. Our plan was to stay there for a couple of nights before going onto ...
... of animals including the large rabbit from Alice in Wonderland. We had numerous stops throughout the day with the first being the visitor centre. In the visitor centre they had a full skeleton of a whale and some other information about the flora and fauna in the park. Our next stop was Punta Cantor. Here we saw a few Magellanic penguins and some elephant seals. We then continued to another lookout point and on the way spotted ...
... we did. I think he realised that hiring a car to English was a much better bet than to Argentinians as they are mental drivers!
Will try to send some more photos,
Off to Esquel tomorrow by bus so probably be more photos of Chapels and ...
... novel. We were heading to the most Southern island in the world that you can drive too - Tierra del Fuego (Land of Fire) and on this distant land we would reach our final destination - Ushuaia which is aptly nicknamed Fin del Mundo or in English, the End of the World...
But before we got there we had to make one or two quick stops. The first, was a quick stop in the town of Punta Arenas for no other reason than getting some fuel, supplies and having a quick ...
... the startlingly bright orange moon rising from the horizon, high into the sky, and enjoyed our "breakfast for dinner" under the moonlight.
As heading to Punto Tombo was the plan, before leaving, I reviewed my road map with the man running the shop at the gas station where we had spent the night to determine where gas stations would be along the way as well as the best route to take. After frying up some French toast in the parking lot, we headed north ...