Travel Blogs from Vina del Mar
... great pride in it as there was so much cleaning going off, this Involved a small boat going round with filters which cleaned the water, it was mesmerising to watch as god knows how long it would take to do the entire thing. After taking several photos, acting like chinese tourists, we to our first dip in the biggest swimming pool in the world, it felt unbelievable.we then took a walk around the entire pool which also had an infinity effect looking ...
... looked even when I roped Willie in to help... Christmas eve dawned bright and early and we took the dogs up the nearby ridge where you can usually see all the way down to the sea. Unfortunately the clouds had not lifted since I arrived back and we couldn't see anything but it was still a lovely walk. We then helped Magda with preparing the food for that night where Willie and Magdas friends were coming over for dinner. I had been warned that they were a bit eccentric and is ...
So it was time for us to move onto our 4th country, Chile time!!! Our bus left Mendoza early for the 8 hr journey to Valparaiso via the border crossing. The views on the way were spectacular to say the least. Now the road can be pretty daunting at times, very steep and often is closed due to landslides, we had a bit of a delay due to small landslide ahead but this led to a really nice travelling moment.
We met a couple ...
This last week was pretty lame. I'm getting in the habit of going to classes, my schedule is pretty easy. And then i got this awesome sickness that started wed night and has had me down for the count for the rest of the week. Started as a sore throat and turned into one of the worst head colds I think I've ever had. My head feels like it weighs a million pounds and my ears are killing me. Because of it I havent been sleeping well. On friday I was determined to go ...
... night and after hours... way beyond our feet aching. Guess it should be said that Chileans know how to enjoy themselves. A few people had the great of idea of creating a giant Twister board on the floor and which was highly entertaining too.
All in all, it was a crazy fun time and an especially memorable day. Everyone was exhausted but really happy to be a part of the special occasion. Congrats, friends!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking