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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Smoking rooms available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
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Travel Blogs from Mendoza
... of her knocking on the door trying to get out, or was it get into heaven. Spooky! The cemetery was begun, if that’s the right expression, in 1823 and the majority of the “inhabitants" seemed to be important politicians or newspaper moguls and one was an Irish naval man who had something to do with beginning the navy in Argentina. His tomb was easy to spot because it was a green plinth! And of course Evita and her family have a tomb here and ...
... but don't really care as we can offload some chilean pesos now, we give him 1000 pesos and he's happy. We jump on bard and wait for departure. The bus leaves the station at 0750 and it does not take long for either of us to crash out again with the sun still not risen. The bus attendant comes around just after 0845 and offers us all tea and a few biscuits. We welcome the gesture and drink the warm tea before nestling in and crashing out again. An hour or ...
... us that where we were heading was v dangerous and backpackers are prime targets. We got the next taxi we saw and headed to another campsite out of town! On the 8th we were collected for a full day of activity which was awesome, horse riding through the foothills of the andes, huge bbq'd lunch and then white (brown) water rafting down Rio Mendoza. The landscape really is a desert and its amazing how well they have nurtured and irrigated the lower areas of ...
... for the Torrontés but were worthy with reds too. Three different cheeses and a few homemade carne empanadas enhanced the tasting experience. All wines stood out in their own unique way- we would go back for more of each!
Buenos Hermanos Merlot 2013
Padre Dedicados Malbec 2013
Padre Dedicados Cabernet Franc 2013
Gran Familia 2012 Red blend (45% Malbec, Syrah, Cabernet ...
... the viscosity of a wine is due to glycerine and it can be artificially enhanced by simply adding some more. Thus, more tears does not necessarily mean better wine.
When we returned to Cavas we rested for a while, then I had a swim.
Then another surprise - I went to the gym again!! I just needed to move to help digest lunch. I did 25 mins and Derek did an hour.
Dinner was soup for me and soup and pasta for Derek.
Bed at 10.30 after tea in our room.