Tirol D' Andrea Hotel
Travel Blogs from Villa General Belgrano
This is my most common phrase in the past 2 weeks. Yes, my lazy puma has to be constantly motivated in order to get going. I feel like a puma´s personal trainer, trying to get 16Km a day from him, while he´s only interested in sleeping and getting his food!
Almost 2 weeks have passed since I got to this park. My …
Cordoba is the second biggest city in Argentina. It was quite strange being back in a proper city again. After leaving the piece and quiet of the estancia, it was a big change. We did t really get up to much, people were happy just to wander. We went for an amazing dinner at an Italian restaurant called La mamma. It was pricey for pasta in Argentina, but it was very good. Next day was an early start, 5:30am. We are on our way to ...
... At least here I can look around for what I need. The supermarket has a butcher and bakers on site. I was talking to a couple from Cordoba in the supermarket, in English, but generally most people do not speak English.
On the way home, if I need more fruit or vegetables there is a little shop I pass that I can buy from.
Home to cook lunch for Gloria and Edward. Edward loves his food and thinks it is good having two ...
... was a **** load). Argentine's are known for their "asado"... Or barbeque as us Kiwis would call it. Either way, I am not a meat eater and I gobbled down lots of different pieces of meat without so much as a no thankyou. It did help that Luca was a chef too.
After gazing over the meat for a few hours the drinking began. We had traditional Argentine alcohol known as Fernet. Not nice. It is made from herbs and drunk with coke ...
... town was "completely pedestrianised", and "very peaceful" as a result. Sadly, it was all a little too 'Swiss chocolate box’ for my liking. What I thought might be an interesting social experiment in banning cars from a town turned out to be a tiny village that only seems to most ban most (not all) cars from entering its one main street because they would struggle with the gradient anyway. The waterfall area of La Olla ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking