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lin Oct 30th, 2002 06:06 AM

Argentina or chile
 
What do you recommend for overall trip for two weeks. Looking to hit torres del paine, lake district and one city (ba or santiago) and maybe sail for a few days. Which country should I pinpoint and why?

klu Oct 30th, 2002 04:53 PM

That really is not enough time.

info Oct 31st, 2002 04:40 AM

Lin,<BR>If I were you I would fly to Buenos Aires, spend there fours days, then would sail to Punta del Este or Colonia in Uruguay, stay there a couple of days.<BR>From BA I would fly to Bariloche in Argentina's district lake, and from that area I would cross the border to the Chilean district lake. This itinerary is perfectly doable in two weeks.<BR>Please e-mail me for further info.<BR>www.apartmentsbuenosaires.com

info Oct 31st, 2002 05:17 AM

Another option: fly to Calafate instead of Bariloche, you will miss the wonderful area around Villa La Angostura, but it will be a more relaxed trip.

jhm Oct 31st, 2002 07:03 AM

We just got back from a 2 week trip where we spent 4 days in Santiago and the wine country, 3 days in the lake district and 6 days in torres del paine. I thought that was a great trip.


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