Monthly Archives: August 2012

Day 78 – Snowboarding at Catedral Alta – Bariloche

It’s time to go snowboarding! We rose early for breakfast and headed off to catch the early bus at 7:30 to go up to the resort. On arriving we decided that it would be best to arrange a lesson for … Continue reading

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Day 77 – Arriving in Bariloche and ready for snowboarding

We woke up to some amazing scenery on the bus with tiny hamlets and lakes against the backdrop of snow capped mountains. We still had a few hours to go till arriving in Bariloche so we just sat back, enjoyed the scenery and ate breakfast … Continue reading

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Day 76 – Bus from Mendoza to Bariloche

Another long bus journey today, from Mendoza to Bariloche or San Carlos de Bariloche to give its full name. An option was to fly to the airport in Bariloche however due to the Puyehue-Cordón Caulle volcano eruption earlier in the year … Continue reading

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Day 75 – Another day of rest

After a fairly lazy day yesterday we decided to get out and go to the local hot springs located across the city. Termas de Cachueta is a hot springs / water park located a little bit out of the city. Half … Continue reading

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Day 74 – Free empanada cooking class

Despite all the wine and food we ate the previous day, we didn’t have a hangover and even managed to grab some of the free breakfast which was excellent at the Empedrado Hostel. We took it pretty easy during the … Continue reading

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