Travel Blogs from Puerto Iguazu
Wow, Iguazu Falls is truly spectacular! The sheer size & volume of water thundering down takes your breath away...what a beautiful place!
We spent a full day on the Argentinian side, with lots of options & extra excursions, you need 6 hours to do it all... we did the 'green passport': ecological rafting, jungle truck ride, speed boating …
... So here are a few cheeky facts. I know you like facts. * There are between 150 and 300 falls at Iguazu depending on water levels. * Garganta del Diablo is a third taller than Niagra. * Mist can rise up to 150 metres from Garganta del Diablo (hence why you can get pretty wet if the wind is in the wrong position). But, for something like this, it isn't really worth me spending too much time trying to describe the waterfalls. The photos will do a far better job than I could.... Phil and Mups ...
... finally cocaina! A quick progression in the sales market.
Once we were back in Brazil we ate at the cheapest kilo restaurant (a Brazilian eating out experience, where you buffet but pay for the weight of the food on your plate). Then we caught a bus to Argentina in order to catch a 16 hour night bus to Uruguay. The bus was relatively comfortably and we got on board having been told ...
... I can eat my palm hearts guilt free with this knowledge! We came to the point of the boat ride and were told to change clothes to your wet gear or buy a rain coat. We did neither but I did reuse someone's plastic water spray coat who had just got off. We were also advised to put all valuables into an over priced locker. Me being the tight **** that I am, chose to keep all goods on me and protect with my 2nd hand plastic coat. I mean how wet were we going to really get? ...
... a morning stroll during which I watched a family of howler monkeys in the trees, my afternoon spent reading by the lake edge was a nature feast too! First a family of capybaras (largest rodent in the world) swam past and then 10 minutes later a 2.5m long cayman! Awesome sight! The setting was amazingly peaceful the lake a vision of tranquility, giving me a lot of time to think...... Does one man really need this much time on his own? So against the ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsYreta Puerto Iguazu
Great hotel, very good location, close to bus stop & town
good breakie, def recommend
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