Albergue Juvenil Humahuaca
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Salta is so far one of the prettiest cities we have been in in a while. The handicrafts are actually different from other areas of Argentina and full of colour! We walked around the town a bit and found the main plaza, church and artisanal market. It was nice, freezing cold but nice. We decided to have a nice lunch, matambre steak and pork, bbq'd …
... on the stones around here are beautiful.
Plenty of walks and the like you can do in this area, but we're just hanging around town, taking in the indian feel of the place. Definitely a large percentage of indians in the population here, compared with further south (and lower down), so it's nice to have this as a contrast to the two big cities we've been over the past week. There is ...
... a problem with an antenna.. Hostel is horrible, it is a massive bedroom (6 triple bunks) in an irish pub. Smells like beer in the room, and they dont have any guiness in the bar. Went to the carrefour, the queue was rediculous it took me >1,5h, then finally made a pasta and there was internet! At the bus station the visa system was down so couldnt buy my ticket to bolivia, but he said if i come before the bus leaves it should work.. We shall ...
... If anyone reading this has been to South America you know that there are hundreds of thousands of wild and stray dogs around. And that these wild and stray dogs dislike cars driving through their turf. And that the reaction of wild and stray dogs disliking you driving through their turf is to chase you along the road, somehow amazingly keeping up with whatever speed you are doing, whilst trying to bit your tyres. Well... unfortunately ...
... altitude conspired against me and I drunkenly collapsed into bed fully clothed to the sounds of 'Darl, take out your contact lenses!' Classy bird, me.
The next morning we were keen to set off to a remote Andean town called Iruya, which Tom and Min had recommended to us. It was a 5 hour bus journey so we decided to break for lunch in another pretty town called Tilcara. Lunch was goat cheese empanadas, which are currently sitting ...
TravelPod Member ReviewsAlbergue Juvenil Humahuaca
Cute colonial town north of Salta, worth a quick visit. Loads of handicraft for sale.
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Other places to stay in Humahuaca
Medalla Milagrosa s/n, Humahuaca | Hostelfrom $16