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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Continental Breakfast
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... for food so I went with them stopping at hotel around corner to change US dollars for Argentinian pesos - rate of 12.2. Then went to bananas restaurant. Got bottle of wine and had yummy steak and shared sweet potato fries with Susan but they were over cooked but not had them in over 6 months! Had msg from laura saying they had my scarf as girl from her group thought it was Laura's so took it! ...
... the town runs up the mountainside. As you climb up you get a stunning view of the bay and Chile's peaks across the water. Behind Ushuaia is what used to be a glacier but is now almost bare grey rock. Snow capped peaks surround the town and off in the distance the lower green slopes give way to grey mountaintops.
We spent a day in the national park which runs up to the Chilean border, where at low altitudes you're surrounded by big beech trees and small streams. ...
... less inviting than its warm glow of yesterday.
Wind that yesterday was a simple nuisance today became bone chilling and strong enough to blow a cyclist over.
The first sign of Autumn turning to winter in the Southern Hemisphere.
Our first sighting of snow so close brought a thrill to mix with the sense of unease that within a couple of days we would be at the mercy of these harsh elements. Still today is today and after a brief ...
... people from the U.S., as opposed to "gringo", which often has a negative connotation. This is obvious throughout the country.) Down here issues pertain to 'Chile' and 'Argentina', their people, their lands, their resources. There doesn't seem to be a sense of belonging to a larger region or group despite the countless similarities - roots, language, form of government, official religion and history, to name a few. However, Mercosur, a trading bloc comprised of ...
... and it is all around you. Never wonder what you missed out on or did not see but be glad that you got out there and if not look out the window. A paraphrase but the intent is there - it was amazing, we saw more that I could have expected and as the Captain said good weather for good people so we only were not so good at the end for the Drake.
Our return to Ushuaia had us ...