Santa Monica Aparts
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Santa Monica Aparts El Calafate
Travel Blogs from El Calafate
... 250 passengers in total,but being low season I estimate that there are about 170 on board and it still feels crowded.Official photographers plying their trade get to speak to the passengers en masse,this takes priority over the safety regulations which come second and is hurried through so quickly that I barely get chance to realise that it has happened,I guess if we do capsize the life jackets will be around somewhere? and no doubt the photographers will be first to board ...
... 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, ...
... and it goes on for miles up the valley beyond the first few mountains you can see. Itīs also surprisingly spikey and has an incredible dark blue colour to it in the deeper parts.
After the boat ride, we drove round to the viewing areas and walkways that sit on the cliff opposite the glacier at the same height. We could hear lots of moans and groans deep within ice and knew that something was going to happen but itīs hard to tell whether ...
... phone so I finally talked with her nurse. I feel much better having done so
We walked a good mile to dinner, which we like to do, and had a fabulous meal. The family that owns this restaurant speaks no English, but we got along splendidly. We let him order for us. However, we did order the calamari, which was very good. This restaurant probably holds 40 people or more, and there was just the one ...
... until the last rider - which, incidentally , falls quickly and seems to be hurt - and then we get back to the car really fast. We are very cold. We stop to warm ourselves up at the café just before the border: Two coffees with milk, to hot chocolates and 4 toasts: USD25. What a business!
I am writing in the car while we still have over an hour to get to El Calafate. We will get there around midnight. The sunset is worth ...