Schilling Hostal Patagonico
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSchilling Hostal Patagonico El Calafate
Nice hostel, great staff. Just two minutes away from the bus station and 5 mins from the main road in town. Good breakfast, no kitchen available for use but the do provide dinner at a reasonable price.
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And so we jump on a plane....a nice big shiny clean plane, not a bus, and head to El Calafate. El Calafate is in the very south of Argentina, but looking out the window as the flight came in it looked like another world. The land looked very dry and barren, with only low shrubs dotting the landscape and hills, it was late afternoon on a sunny day, …
My journey from Iguazu all the way down south to Patagonia was smooth, connecting on a flight in Buenos Aires. The weather during the flight was clear and I could see Patagonia from above for most of the flight. I've never seen such desert-like landscape and to me it looked like a different planet, if the soil was red I would say it was Mars …
Today we did the Full Paine, this is a great overview of the National Park and all it's lovely mountains, lakes and glaciers. There were 5 of us plus our guide Jarvier and another young female trainee. There were 2 American's from San Diego and another girl from Iceland. We left the hotel at 9.30 and headed out of the National Park to a small lake that we passed on the way to the hotel the first day. This lake has a high pH and there ...
... 8211; invested money in livestock, that is. Every month sheep were being stolen by whoever and wherever (there´s no way two people can know what´s happening over 600,000 acres) or were being killed by pumas. Even when he arranged a sheep auction, the local guys from San Julian he hired to help just got drunk at the ranch and then demanded double pay if he wanted them to leave. I used to think working on ranch sounded quite cool, well not ...
Another long drive, planned to bush camp but time was running out and there wasn't really anywhere decent to stop, so we pulled in to the most amazing campsite, on a land spit between two rivers. Beautiful spot and the never ending Patagonian wind died down ...