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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... at the lookout. We walked back down together and managed to glean some good tips from Anthony who has traveled South America previously.
Back in town we went for a warming mug of hot chocolate at Abuela Goye. It is a typical chocolate shop which as well as selling drinks cafe style, sells every flavor of chocolate imaginable by the bucket load - a real heaven for a chocolate lover.
We needed to get some more money and unfortunately the Money Exchange had ...
... and is only going to grow. The rangers were helpful and said we should walk another 1km up to a few local houses and see if anyone was heading to town or if not they could get us a cab. We walked up to the few houses but didn’t have any luck so we retreated to the ranger station just in time. It had already been raining and we were wet but the next burst of rain and wind was just plain crazy. We waited in the warm for an hour and a half ...
... down a bit, but it is still a 24 h ride. I wasn't able to bargain down the trip time :) So, I ended up buying a flight from Bariloche, a town a few hours to the south, to Buenos Aires on the 24th. My plan is to go to Villa la Angostura for a night and then to Bariloche for a night before flying out. I picked up some bread, cheese and salame (and then I had a salame sandwich ;) ) for lunch and finally headed out ...
Back in San Martin, the sun was out. We treated ourselves to a fantastic chalet with all mod-cons overlooking the lake. It was Christmas Eve and Ben had agreed to DJ at The Manchester Pub with Javier, our local friend. We arrived there at 10pm and there was no sign of any disco. Whilst waiting patiently for the diners to eat up, we sipped super-strength cocktails and gigantic servings of brandy. At last, the tables were removed and nightclub punters ...
... woodpecker with a bright red head and David even managed to get a photo despite the woodpecker moving every time he clicked.
Having the time to observe and take photos of insects show that we are beginning to really slow down. We almost feel like locals and are looking forward to being settled for a while in 'our' house with a lake view in Bariloche.