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Preparing your trip to Mendoza: advices & hints - things to do and to obey

1. The rainiest season in Mendoza is considered to be summer. Heavy rains can sufficiently change the touring plan of travelers and city guests. The most favorable season for visiting Mendoza is spring period meanwhile the heat of the tourist season falls on March when the city holds the National Grape Harvest Festival.
2. The only way of cruising the historical part of the city is on foot. Car renting is reasonable for those tourists traveling with company and planning to visit the city suburbs a lot.
3. Those hunting for some local produced wine as a souvenir or memorable gift should better set off to the specialized stores. The wine is sold right in the wineries and in this case the purchase will be the most profitable. Before purchasing a desired wine visitors will be offered to try and taste selected sorts of the drink.
4. Local clothes boutiques and shops feature rather attractive pricing and offer stylish outfits of excellent quality. To hunt some memorable gifts and souvenirs tourists should better visit a marketplace as shopping centers feature higher prices for that kind of goods.
5. The optimum transport for city cruising is a bus. Tourists will easily reach any part of the city and its suburbs by bus. One can also take taxi. The cost of a trip through the city will not exceed 5 dollars. Copyright
6. The optimum type of call is still street call boxes which are card operated. One can buy a special card in any of the news stalls or post offices.
7. In the crowded places and places of public attraction travelers should avoid beggars and pickpockets. For reasons of safety one should not keep by oneself substantial sums of cash and other valuable things. In restaurants and cafes one should keep tracking of bags and overcoats.
The most in demand gastronomy destination of Mendoza is the Florentino restaurant which offers its guests a huge variety of dishes of international cuisine. The restaurant is open for … Open
8. Pedestrians as well as drivers should be extremely cautious and attentive on roads as local drivers do not eagerly keep to the road traffic regulations. Crossroads are real traps for pedestrians as these parts of the road always feature chaotic traffic. That is the reason for crossing the road only in specialized areas.
9. Setting off to the restaurant one should keep in mind that local folks eat rather late. Commonly supper is served in most gastronomy establishments not earlier than 21.00 and the all-nighters will easily order a supper even after 23. 00.
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Portillo Ski resort

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The modern town offers guests the spa hotel with excellent infrastructure and the ski slopes of various levels as well as the convenient ski lift system. In the health resort is a comfortable hotel with an open-air recreation area, where you can relax in the pools and the hot hydromassage baths. From the spacious terraces, guests can enjoy the beautiful panorama of the mountains and the picturesque lagoon. … Read further

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Argentina: travelling advices

4. Leaving tips is common in Argentina. In some venues, such as expensive restaurants, tips can be already included in the total.
5. If you plan to swim in the ocean, this can be done only in specially designated areas. These restrictions are caused by safety measures. Strong coastal currents in many areas can be dangerous and even life threating.
6. It is a good idea to select the time to visit Argentina carefully. Weather conditions are quite the opposite in Argentina, and seasons change differently from the Northern Hemisphere. In the Andes, weather conditions can be dramatic and can easily ruin all vacation plans. Endless rains, floods, and extreme heat in summer are common, but if you choose the time to visit Argentina carefully, this vacation will leave only good memories.
7. Argentina is the motherland of tango. This is a well-known fact, but not many people know that initially tango was danced by men only. They danced it together, without women, and this fact made them create many new moves and make tango so popular. … Open
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Travelling to Mendoza - advices and tips. What should be provisioned in advance, the rules you might want to follow, and the things you better avoid doing in Mendoza. We help you to make your trip smooth and easy, with no unexpected surprises. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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