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Travel Blogs from San Carlos de Bariloche
Der Nachteil unserer Tour war, dass wir auf der gleichen Route wieder zurücklaufen mussten: Ein sogenannter In-and-Out-Trek. Am Neujahrstag stand nun das Out auf dem Programm: 20km zurück zum Restauran La Caulle - mit 400m Aufstieg und gut 1400m Abstieg. Wir brachen deshalb schon um 8 Uhr auf. Gleich darauf wurden wir wieder ausgebremst, da wir an …
To say we had high expectations for Bariloche is an understatement. According to our guidebook, the city has "one of the most gorgeous settings imaginable." Stories from other travelers gave us the impression that Bariloche was a land of milk and honey, or at least microbeer and chocolate.
A city of more than 100,000, Bariloche is …
After a few wonderful relaxing days in Mendoza, wine tasting and relaxing by the pool we headed south to the lake district of Patagonia. Having done v little it was time again to do a few activities.
Rafting was first on the list. Slightly apprehensive as 8 of us set off in a minibus for the river rapids near the Chilean border. The fact …
... believed (according to Alvaro and Marlis in Bariloche - see below - and Diego Brand in Esquel) to be in Estancia Alicura near the River Caleufu. We drove down some distance what appears to be a public road through the Estancia to a broken bridge over the Caleufu. Whilst James had a siesta, I checked out the furthest that Musters reached to the north west. Lovely spot and quite green near the rivers, after the usual arid scrub of the steppe. I ...
... any fee to make an ATM withdrawal. They probably like the idea of foreigners coming to their country and wanting to take out local currency to spend in their economies. One would think it’d be a no-brainer to support this activity. But you’d also think it’s a no-brainer to have a convenient bag recheck belt for connecting passengers at a nation’s largest international airport. Not so for both concepts here in Argentina.
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