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Feb 1, 2013 - Las Grutas

2/1/2013 Another long day today. Yesterday and today we covered 550 K each day. We wanted to get away from the cities, and did we succeed. Today as we left Sierra De La Ventana we went up and over a small mountain range with the “window” to be seen from the road. Then on to Bahia Blanca en-route to our destination of Las Grutas, located in the Provence of Rio Negro. When crossing into the Rio Negro, just like Mexico, an agricultural check point, plus a meat check point. We are now onto kilometer after kilometer of nothing. Unfortunately we...

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Jan 31, 2013 - Sierra De La Ventana

1/31/2013 Camping El Paraiso in Sierra De La Ventana was our destination today. Traveled Highway 3 for a good part of the day, much traffic and somewhat stressful. After departing Highway 3 onto Highway 76, the trip through the farm land was fantastic. Driving through this area you could imagine the Sacramento Valley under crop with maybe a few hundred people in the whole valley. Really quite amazing. The camp had electric and decent shower rooms although we don’t use them. The motorhome bathroom is small but has a great shower.

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Oct 7, 2009 - Sierra de la Ventana

I surprised myself and slept really well on the train. At times it was like being on a roller coaster. I was woken in the middle of the night when I was catapulted off my seat and as I landed back down again there was dust and pieces of the ceiling landing on my head. For a second I thought ´this is it´. But luckily it wasn´t and I arrived in Sierra de la Ventana as dawn was breaking. This is a picturesque town surrounded on all sides by mountains. As beautiful as Sierra de la Ventana is, it was always just a stop off point so we bought...

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