Olmo Dorado Apart Hotel
Travel Blogs from Buenos Aires
... with impressive buildings surrounding it - namely, the pink Casa Rosada (presidential palace) - it's from these balconies that Juan and Eva Peron preached to the people and Madonna also filmed for the movie Evita here (or so my trusty Lonely Planet tells me). Around the square, there is definitely a presence of police with water cannons as the plaza is also the target of many civil ...
Not a lot to share right now. Uruguay was pretty blehh because we went to a mall. I may elaborate later? But likely not. Because there isn't much else to say.
School school homework etc.
But I am well!
I mainly wanted to share something really nice that I read this morning:
"Men are born soft and supple;
... it would cost! In the end we decided on 2 places to visit -iguazu falls which I really wanted to do and Mendoza for some wine tasting and trekking! This was to involve 4 long overnight bus journeys which would save us money on accommodation! The busses in Argentina are apparently really good with 5 different classes of bus from ones with seats that turn into beds to ones that are like normal busses to pop to town...they ...
After a ten hour flight from Houston, Texas to Buenos Aires, Argentina, I finally made it! I started my journey! When I arrived the weather was terrible, rainy and cloudy, and it didn't help that I was tired and didn't really know where I was going. But the excitement of being in a new city and country woke me up and settled my nerves. I took a bus from the EZE airport to the Milhouse hostel, which was a huge party hostel. After taking a little ...
MENDOZA BUS ROUTE CLOSED DUE TO SNOW...
As it turns out all buses to Mendoza had been cancelled about a week ago due to heavy snow falls in the Andeas, even though the internet bus site still took our $40AUS each, and without any posted warnings. They will give us a refund though, in a few days or so... oh that's good! Meanwhile we are now stuck at the bus terminal.
Oh and not forgetting to mention, after a lovely breakfast I waived down ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center