Monthly Archives: August 2012

Day 88 – Another mirador on our last day in Argentina

It’s our last full day in Argentina today and we’ve loved every minute in this country. In total, we’ve spent around 6 weeks trying to cover the country but we’ve still missed so much. Another trip perhaps? Maybe next time … Continue reading

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Day 87 – Walking to a mirador in San Martin de los Andes

Another favourite pastime of ours in South America like a lot of locals is walking up to a mirador (viewpoint). We seem to have been doing a lot of this of late, in pretty much every town we’ve been to … Continue reading

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Day 86 – A lazy day in San Martin de los Andes

It’s not raining today! Wooo! After eating the free breakfast in Puma Hostel, we packed up and moved to our new hostel, Hostel Ladera Norte. It’s a really nice family run hostel with a massive kitchen (fully equipped), a table … Continue reading

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Day 85 – El Bolsón to San Martin de Los Andes

We decided to leave El Bolsón today despite being invited to stay for Claudio and Gabriella’s daughter’s birthday party. They had invited around 20 school friends for the party and were going to have a big asado. It’s a bit … Continue reading

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Day 84 – Snowboarding in El Bolsón

The Argentinians left today so after saying goodbye to them in the morning after breakfast, the hostel owners, Claudio and Gabriella, offered to take us snowboarding for the day. They had a few errands to run first but we were … Continue reading

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