Alto Atacama Desert Lodge & Spa
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I got up this morning just before my alarm went off at 4:15am. I packed up my few things and was sitting at the breakfast table at 4:28am. We were meant to have breakfast at 4:30am and leave at 5am. The inconsiderate group I’m with decided not to wake up until 4:30am and then were not ready to go until 5:20am. I hate waiting for people who are just rude. If you have a valid excuse, then fair enough, but they are just lazy. And ...
... outside the park at a highpoint
that looked back into the park. The landscape changed its colours from reds and
whites to shades of grey as the sunset. Desert sunsets are always very
spectacular and the unusual moon like rock formations added to the spectacle.
The tour was well worth it and we arrived back after 4 hours. We walked the few
blocks into town to a restaurant to have tacos for tea. It was a strange set up
here. We sat ...
... that's something to avoid when designing something. So, it was time for another expedition out of the hostel.
Naturally, the store was closed at 2 PM. We tried ABCDin, an electronics store selling phones to tablets to tvs to washing machines, but surely enough they don't have even 1 single wall plug to charge devices such as... phones or tablets.
So it was back to the mall. I found a charger, bought some gummy bears, and returned to the ...
... surface. It really does (not that I have been to the moon) . There are different stratifications and salt formations that are caused from natural environmental factors that give it its wow factor. We went into salt caves we walked in areas that were eerie and really spooky, you felt like you had been transported to another planet..cool as. We then headed up to a viewing point to watch the sun set on the ...
... got changed for our tour. Still not sure what to expect we ended up in a group of 7 plus our guide and driver who was driving like a maniac and only slowed down when we ended up in a sandstorm with less than 2 meters of sight. When we got to the first stop the harsh reality of tourist tours settled in as there were full buses as well as countless other vans overflowing with other tourists that all had to pay extra money to enter the area around the ...