PuduLodge Hosteria Patagonica
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from El Chalten
The first thing that strikes you when arriving in El Chalten is "Cerro Fitz Roy" looming over the village like a giant granite slab, and it's neighbour "Cerro Torre" looking down on you with craggy disdain. That is, if you have a blue bird day like we enjoyed, a dream run with weather in Patagonia continuing, when all some people see are cold, gray …
I woke up so sore today so I decided against doing the other hike that I had originally decided I wanted to do. Oh well I couldn't really be bothered doing it anyway even though i had heard it was stunning.This meant that i sat around in the hostel writing blogs and catching up on some stuff. We all got out of the hostel when we went out for breakfast and had delicious crepes.
Wanting to feel like we accomplished something today, ...
... you were wondering, it is a ridiculously small boat to go around the world in.
Just as we were about to leave to continue our journey north, we got talking to an American guy in our guesthouse who was working at a ranch two hours inland from San Julian. He visits San Julian every week or so to keep in touch with civilisation since itīs just him and one ranch hand that look after 600,000 acres of land with no electricity, hot water, ...
... to Perito Moreno (50km) to get back on the 40. Brimmed the tank, bought a couple of cheese and ham rolls for lunch and retraced our route from the previous day - at least as far as the non cave turn off. And then south. Although we had only used a small amount of fuel, we decided to top up at Baja Caracoles. On the usual scale, this is a 1 mule town but it does have a couple of pumps. While there a couple of motorbikes came in from the south. ...
... see sunrise in my PJ’s on streets of El Chaltén, could have got up earlier and dressed but thought there wouldn't be many people around so decided 10mins in bed was better use of time. Sadly it was a bit cloudy so hard to get a photo of the top of Fitz Roy looking pink. Left at 8am for another day of hiking this time to Laguna Torre, only 18km's so a shorter day. The path climbed up above town and our first stop was at Waterfall ...