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Learn about mate and play "truco"

Learn about mate and play "truco"

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food and equipment
Languages:Offered in English and Spanish

About your host

Hello! My name is Facundo and I am a Bachelor of Tourism student. But above all things I am a lover of mate. I really like to exchange ideas, talks, culture with different types of people. And I also work as a Travel Coordinator.
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What we’ll do

We will share an afternoon where the main objective will be to get acquainted with the Argentine customs, taste the “snacks” typical of an afternoon, always accompanied by mate. One of the activities to be carried out is a small workshop, where we will teach you techniques to make a mate so that it is well presented, neat and mainly delicious. I'm also going to teach you how to play "Truco", a…

What else you should know

I have to bring something? - No! We provide the necessary things  If I don't drink mate, what do I do? Let me know and we are looking for an alternative so you don't miss out on trying something - What happens if it rains? If it rains we can reschedule the activity, or go to some covered activity

What I’ll provide

Food
We will offer Mate and some typical accompaniments of the Argentine afternoon such as biscuits, cake-style cakes, invoices, or anything that travelers want to try
Equipment
We will provide the traditional mate equipment, the mate, with hot water in a thermos and traditional herb. In addition we will also provide the deck of Spanish-style cards.

What to bring

If you have and wish to bring your mate or herb equipment there is no problem. Also if you have something typical of your country of residence, and wish to bring it to show it and talk about it, you will be welcome

Where you'll be

We will visit different parks and places that travelers find of cultural interest, we can also visit museums, cultural centers, art shows, among other places

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 15 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

I have to bring something? - No! We provide the necessary things  If I don't drink mate, what do I do? Let me know and we are looking for an alternative so you don't miss out on trying something - What happens if it rains? If it rains we can reschedule the activity, or go to some covered activity

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Facundo
Learn about mate and play "truco"
New experience
From £4/person
New experience
From £4/person