Districts 4855/5960  April 30- May 10, 2014 Rotary Friendship Exchange 
Team Members: Arba Della Beck, Barbara Tschart (Stillwater Rotary Club), Marlene and Jim Gargulak (Rice Lake Rotary Club), Melanie Mogg (Roseville Rotary Club), Bruce Boyce and Sally Takala, (Waseca Rotary Club), and Craig Leiser - Team Leader (Stillwater Rotary Club)

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A message from District 4855

Our district is the 4855 and extends over the west side of Buenos Aires.
The distance between our club and downtown Buenos Aires is 25 km.
We are taking action and designing a final schedule, nevertheless I can tell you right now that you will be hosted in the houses of our club members, and you will visit some very traditional places from our city.
You will be able to observe and experience the different nuances of out community and its different activities and industry. The city of Lujan is exquisit. Besides from having the famous the famous church of Nuestra Señora de Lujan, it is only 50 km from downtown Buenos Aires.
You will also be able to enjoy the magnificent, downtown, the Teatro Colón, and Recoleta. Among with many other cultural places to visit.
And of course a Tango show would be delightful.
The last part of the RFE will include what I have just mentioned.
You will visit many of our Rotary Clubs and will participate in the District conference from our Governor Gustavo Berta.
Information about RFE Exchange for April 30-May 10, 2014
Airfare approx. $1500 round trip
average temperature in April/May - 65 degrees
RFE exchange with District 4855 to the Province of Buenos Aires -  RFE team will be 10 people which included one team leader.
trans02.JPG (5243 bytes)Transportation
Air - International flights arrive at Ezeiza, about 40 minutes ($45 taxi ride) from downtown Buenos Aires. Domestic arrivals land at Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, 10 minutes from downtown (by taxi, about $7). 

Major carriers include: Aeroflot, Avinaca, Aerolineas Argentinas, Air France, American Airlines, Alitalia, Aeroperu, Austral, British Airways, Canadian Airlines, Dinar, Iberia, KLM, Lan Chile, LAPA, Lloyd Aero Boliviano, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Pluna, South African Airways, Swissair, TAM, United, Varig, Vasp.

Taxis -  Taxis are black and yellow. Available ones have a red light on the front, and the fare is metered.
Rail: Service is good to the suburban areas, but it is not recommended for longer distances.