Hostal Torre de Babel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... potatoes and a kind of potato dumpling (Milcao - I loved it, and Casey hated it), a hunk of smoked pork, and a chorizo! It was also served with the broth that the meal was cooked in (obviously not an entirely traditional one, then), but no other accompaniments. It was a particularly interesting experience for me, given that I've refused to eat these seafoods for my entire life! I actually didn't dislike it, and could even come to like them - there's hope for ...
... scattered across the archipelago. Not us though. We were looking for dolphins. Once we had settled in, maarten and i went for a walk to see if we could organise a boat tour or something similar for tomorrow. We walked to the most logical place- the port and while we were looking for places we were greeted by a super playful sea lion who was fishing. He at one point popped his head up to show us what he had caught. A very impressive fish.We walked passed a lot ...
... his fishing business. At the same time he realised that others might enjoy seeing the glacier so he devised the cruise. It started in the 1970s and the ship we were sailing on os the third one to ply the route. He died a few years ago but his widow who is 83 still travels on the Skorpios III, our ship's sister on the southern Patagonia route, to see glaciers from the southern ice field. The captain went on to thank all the crew and the passengers and ...
... previous November and the owner was still quite emotional(it was being rebuilt, she had not had any insurance so it was expensive and she was clearly very attached to it). When Victoria asked about the hostel, she burst into tears which was a bit awkward. Then the rain started outside, and the roof started leaking. Oh dear. I went up to the roof to help her husband, Pedro, and Victoria/gringuita/hermosa caught drips and mopped the rain and tears from Mirta. Soaking wet, ...
... around the water and regional food specialities largely consist of seafood dishes.
Our research and planning of several months ago paid off today. On landing ashore, we made for the Plaza and the Oficina de Information Turistica (Tourist Information Centre) where we picked up a map that provided a three hour self guided walking tour. The streets at 9 am were quiet as the hustle and bustle of Chilean town life was still to get underway. This gave us ...