Hotel Los Mimbres
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Had to tell off on of the owners for banging his pots and pans noisily after 11pm – you would think the owners would have more consideration.
Breakfast was with cream cheese rather than butter to mask the rock hard cardboard facturas – unlimited coffee helped washed them down though.
Went to grab some bread to whip up a buttie for the bus ride but SSDD – ended up with the usual tasteless textureless wholemeal baguette, hard but ...
... to be bought by the half liter so i'll be here for a while. The stores don't open till 5:00 to wander in and my bus doesn't leave here till after 11:00pm. So I got time to kill.
As a side note I've noticed that most of the tour companies are closed, one has a contact phone number on the door. Maybe it's not busy enough to stay open or maybe they're out paragliding not sure what the deal is with that.
... in brush and brambles holding my phone up in the air to guide me toward any possible signal. I felt like the guy in the verizon commercials... “can you hear me now?”
My chores included feeding the dogs, feeding the rabbits, feeding the chickens, putting the baby goats in a pen(a herculean task. Baby goats are escape artists) and then sweeping and mopping and other such house chores. It wasn't too much work. But ...
... 8217;t want to get on the wrong side of Maria, the small but harsh Bolivian woman who is in charge of the work. And, while the vegetarian food was very tasty, it was surprisingly unhealthy – they didn’t provide a spec of protein (several longer term visitors would regularly go into the nearby small town of General Rodriguez just to buy some nuts), and they deep-fried everything. Where are my chickpeas and my pasta?
Photos of Eco Truly Park ...
... breakfast I found myself actually able to understand some of the conversation. The hostel is filled with Argentinean holiday makers and I was able to have conversations with a couple of them. Stilted conversation, granted, but we were still talking. In fact Argentineans are so friendly that they want to talk all the time and I had to take myself away to my room so that I could finish off my blog and my emails and plan the next part of my trip.