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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Room service
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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 ...
... taken most of the tourists away. We even had a hard time finding an open hotel. We needed take care of a few things anyway and were both still somewhat sick. This was a better option than BA for this sort of thing. We did laundry and exchanged documents with Craig re. the store. The people in town were very nice to us, and we did take a long walk on the Atlantic beach with some of the local escort dogs.
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 ...