El Totem, Villa Gesell

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Don't miss a visit to El Totem, a monument that honors the American-Indian tradition of erecting structures like this to commemorate village chiefs. German sculptor Pablo Hannemann designed the piece in 1977 as a tribute to the founder of Villa Gesell, Don Carlos Idhao Gesell, who watched the unveiling ceremony. Greeting visitors as they enter the city, the structure adorns a mythological thunderbird on the top. Plan my day in Villa Gesell using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • Is a symbol, emblematic of the city of villa gesell the regularity could pass without any problem or loss, for my was a NI
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  • It is more than anything for the photo, this income by 3 to Gesell, rather austere in terms of decoration and presentation! but it is not that they not charge for a photo! so okay.
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  • Very picturesque, the guys enjoy the typical photo at the entrance of Villa Gesell. If you go by Gesell, can not ignore the TOTEM!
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  • It is a classic in Cariló. The place is pretty expensive for what it offers. There are less expensive options. The menu selection is limited. There are tables inside and tables outside. We didn't have to wait for a table for dinner.
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  • BAD AND EXPENSIVE. Bad pizza and expensive even for Cariló. Without an olive, very little cheese and of poor quality. The pizza was as aguada and badly peeled onion. Sabor NA (not found). Less regular service. We ended up going to pay while in the nearly empty place.
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  • It is expensive. The pizza is very rich. They have playgrounds. I clarify that I always go out of season, and attention is normal.
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  • Bathroom very dirty there was no SOAP there was no paper. The pizza was rich but lacked a little mozzarella
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  • Carisimo. Food that leaves much to be desired. The attention however was good
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