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1. Posted by bentivogli (Travel Guru 2398 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Could anyone travelling from Buenos Aires to Amsterdam in the near future be so enormously kind as to bring me a large bag of mate leafs?

It concerns the brand "La hoja", which is not on sale in Europe. I don't want to burden my argentine friends because the costs of mailing it to me are so high, but I am only going there myself in July, and I ran out of tea now...

I very much appreciate your kindness,
cheers, Niels (Amsterdam)

[ Edit: Edited at May 16, 2006 5:19 AM by bentivogli ]

2. Posted by snatterand (Travel Guru 454 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Do you mean yerba mate or mate de coca? However, I'm back home already and the only Dutch guy I met in SA is in Europe too. I've got a Swedish friend who is in Peru right now and coming home in June, but I don't think she will go back to Argentina... SOrry!

//Susanna

3. Posted by bentivogli (Travel Guru 2398 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Mate de coca? What a disgusting combination, I wasn't aware they sold that :-)

Both have good tastes separately; but I meant yerba de mate. Anyone knowing anyone who flies this itinerary, please let me know, I'm showing signs of detox already ;-)