Hostal El Alcazar Salta

Balcarce 81, Salta, Province of Salta, Northern Argentina, 4400, Argentina | Hostel
Prices starting from $29.00

Travel Blogs from Salta

Homage to Salta Part I

A travel blog entry by jamespatterson

... How ya goin', mite?" "Not bad, yourself?" "Ah, gud, mite, gud. Kin I get two biers, please?" I got the large one litre beers from the fridge and placed them on the bar with two glasses. "Listen, mite," said the Kiwi named Arnold, leaning in, "you know inny thung about duck penises?" "Can't say that I do. But I get the feeling you're going to tell me." "Yeh, thuy are missive. Lake missive corkscrews." He had been filing his beer glass, which was now starting to run ...

The Grass is Greener on the Other Side

A travel blog entry by peteindira


The walls are a deep shade of green, the heavy wooden doors rise high towards the slanted ceiling lined with thick wooden support beams. The building, probably several hundred years old has the look of an inn, a role it most likely served at some point in its existence. On our table, a giant collection of cuts of grilled meat sizzles away in the metal serving dish. As I pick up the half finished bottle of malbec to fill our glasses a short stocky ...

Colourful mountains and juicy steaks

A travel blog entry by mirja.bester


... The bus ride was long and slow as we had to cross the Andes. The bus was going max. 30 kph uphill and max. 100 kph downhill (or else there was a loud beeping sound). But what made the ride unpleasant, wasn't really the lack of speed or comfort on the bus, but a big group of Australians (all around 20) constantly complaining about it. I always think that if you want all the comfort of your home, you should simply stay there. When we reached the border, we ...


A travel blog entry by fsorbie


... too hot! It was a great day, no jacket, no scarf and no jumper! The view was magnificent. I am happy i bought a bottle of water before i came up! Stayed up the top until the sun started going down, it was magnificent. The most beautiful sunrise and sunset both in the same day. It was burnt on my retina. Arrived back at loki, dark in meanwhile and the stars were amazing!!!! Went into the main room and the cheeta and kangeroo were there. I bought some empanadas but they gave ...

Road Trip!!!!!

A travel blog entry by spikidle


... we quickly find ourselves on the road again. We arrive at Humahuaca in the early afternoon and have to say initially think we were all a little disappointed after Purmamarca but we do eventually get a feel for it. We first sort out somewhere to stay and find a cheap hotel which is a bit of treat for gabriella and I to have our room. We explore the town a bit though there not really much to it and more just relax and have a nice afternoon siesta. In the evening we go out for ...

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