Tulip Inn Hotel Presidente Santiago
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... on our summer holidays. I was picked up from the station by Bernardo, my Couchsurfing host for the start of my stay in Santiago. We drove to his place which is fully 30 minutes from the city centre. I was relieved to come across their profile which stated that although outside of the city limits, theirs was an ideal place to find some time to relax and recharge. Wide shared a meal and some good conversation before an early night set in... ...
Once I'd touched down in Santiago as soon as I'd got through customs I was accosted by taxi men all wanting my money. I had been sent an email from the hostel the day before telling me they'd rip me off and to get the taxi bus instead. Once I had booked it I went to catch it, only to walk out of the door and be able to see my breath and realised swimming shorts probably wouldn't be appropriate attire. It was about 7:30 in the morning and I spent ...
... br> Underwear
1 first layer - short sleeves
1 first layer - long sleeves
5/8 T-shirts - short sleeves (T/G)
2 T-shirts - long sleeves
4 sudaderas (Tereza :))
2 dresses (Tereza :))
1 leggins (Tereza :))
1/2 jeans (T/G)
2 summer pants
... where we spent the evening talking about all sorts and ended up with Maca and the Wonderful Wendy dancing on the pavement to a passing band who play for tips.So today we went to a football match to see a local team Palestino play Everton from Vina del Mar on the coast.We went as there we met Gonzalo an Everton fan who we met in Sao Paolo having stayed at the same hostel.If we had followed the crowd out of the metro station we would have ended up at the local supermarket as there ...
... s it Maggie pronounced. The End. Finis!
She has already seen the Aeropuerto at Mendoza as we were towed past and if it wasn't for the 4 point harness incarcerating her as she put it she would have been out of there.
We had no phone coverage and were 30 kms from the town we had passed and 65lkms to the Chilean border with our support ahead of us.
I decided best option was to hitchhike back to the town and try to get someone to tow us back to the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility