Torres Blancas

Avenida Pioneros 7764, San Carlos de Bariloche, Province of Rio Negro, Patagonia, 8400, Argentina | Hotel
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Through Hell and Back... to Bariloche

A travel blog entry by jdtrip


... Everyone talks about Route 40 being a tough road and even though a lot of it is now paved, rental companies like Europcar won´t insure you unless you take a 4x4 or something similar. No one, however, even mentions Route 23 and the fact that you have to endure 300kms (186 miles) of rocky dirt track.

We passed through two or three more nothing-towns on the way to Bariloche, every time having to seek out two people (which is harder than it sounds) in order to get ...


A travel blog entry by kezzah16


... views up there, glaciers, lakes and snow capped mountains. We made it half way up before the weather started getting too bad. Rain, wind and cold, not the best combination. Annoying that we didn't make it too the top we were still able to enjoy the amazing views and take some great photos. The way back down wasn't as bad as going up and you were able to enjoy the surroundings. At the bottom of the ski resort there were many ...

All On Board the Pattegonica Express

A travel blog entry by frombawithlove


The station in Bariloche has a touch of the old wild west about it.

The platform is largely deserted when we arrive. People hop off the platform on to the dusty track in the heat as the mood suits them.

An engine is running back and forth moving a car carrying freight wagon. It
appears that some passengers are taking their cars with them, the 700
kilometeres or so from the foot of the Andes to ...

Nahuel Huapi

A travel blog entry by hastie_gringo


... in a decision we make later in the day. At the head of the valley there is a steep ascent of about 350 metres. We have lunch at the top. While eating we make the decision to walk past the refugio and head down the valley to another campsite mentioned in LP. It will also make tomorrows walk shorter, a bonus as Im not feeling fantastic.

Takes us 3 hours 45 to make refugio jacob.....covering a grand total of 6.33km in the process. The 600 metre steep descent seems to ...


A travel blog entry by dgvp


... the whole route but Tori and a number of others were walking their bikes up some of the hills. It was relentless - but we did it! And to celebrate our achievements a few of us went out for a big steak dinner! It was delicious and the wine was pretty good too, although the best part was the penguin jug that it was served in!

Surprisingly we weren't too tired when we woke the next day, our legs weren't too stiff ...


This hotel, located on Avenida Pioneros 7764, San Carlos de Bariloche, is near Cerro Campanario and Circuito Chico.
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