- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Our friends Fer and Pato invited us to join them on a last minute vacation to Pinamar, a beach town about 4-5 hours south of Buenos Aires. Ed had to leave for Barcelona in 3-4 days, but we couldn't pass up the idea. Day 1 (Thursday) -We took a bus (Plusmar company with plush first class style seats) which left from Retiro in the evening and arrived Pinamar in time for dinner (just after 10 PM). We checked into a small family run hotel (the family live ...
... areas rather than the international set. After we caught up with the bus outside of Iguazu, we continued on overnight into the main bus terminal in Buenas Aires. From there we caught a bus to a town named Mar de Ajo about 120 miles South of BA on the coast. There are a series of little towns along the coast in this area. Most of them saw their glory days in the '60s and '70s and are now somewhat seedy. Newer ...
In the morning we went to Villa Gesell's local radio station. Jose Luis has a weekly radio show where he speaks about the political issues of the town. Some people think he should run for major of the town but he doesn’t want to.
We went along to see him on air and at the last minute found out we would be interviewed. We were the 'tourists’ from Spain and NZ. Emilio was questioned about what he thinks of Ville Gesell and Kelly was asked to speak about ...
Today we headed out to Mar de Plata (Silver Sea), a marine town 100km from Villa Gesell. This time we passed fields of sunflowers and more fields of cows. Compared to NZ the fields seemed much wider because the fences between each field is greater and there were less animals per field. Jose Luis tells us that to own a cow in Argentina at least a 1km squared area of field per cow is necessary, this meaned for 100 cows you'd have to have 10km squared of field for ...
... distance. It was hard work holding on we took some crazy turns and sped over the bumps and dips and looked for more things to fly over. The light house was closed as it was Sunday but apparently the views are good from the top.
We relaxed on the beach looking out to the Atlantic ocean, Graciela knew Kelly wanted to try mate tea, and had brought along some mate tea leaves and a flask of hot water. She prepared it in a special mate cup ...