De La Bahia Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... As on our last visit with Rosco in 2011 we have a room looking out over the bay, and can watch the pelicans and fishermen come and go in their little open yellow boats. We dined on pescado (fish) and mariscos (shellfish). Day 6 is a day off the bike, to enjoy the peace and the views of Tongoy Bay.
I have decided the area from Iquique to Tongoy is definitely not an area for cycling (push). The distances between 'settlements’ ...
... iron ore,copper, gold ans semi-precious stones. The landscape looked like a desert with oases of trees and small settlements.
Saturday March 22nd
Sunday March 23rd
At sea. Eric's cough is getting worse and by noon he is running a temp. We went off to see the doctor and he put Eric on antibiotics, cough medicine and tylenol for the fever as well as put him in isolation. Now he cannot go to machu Picchu with me tomorrow.
... and headed three blocks to our chosen hostel, el Arbiol. When we arrived here the lady didn't have our names written on the booking form so we had a little panic thinking we didn't have anywhere to stay. But in fact the hostel has to locations one in downtown and one at the beach which to our surprise we were booking into there. The guy working down at the beach Vila came to pick us up as it was quite a walk away from the centre. We arrived ...
... a tsunami after the massive earthquake in Japan in 2011. There was a 6.8 earthquake here last Thursday but no visible damage.
We ventured about 50 kilometers up the fertile Elqui valley and then up a side valley to the village of Pisco. On the way back, we stopped in Vicuna, birthplace of Gabriela Mistral, a Chilea poet honored with the Nobel prize for literature.
So we are all at dinner and one of the girls was like "is anyone staying in room 108?" And I'm like "Yeah I am" and she asked if I heard her scream this morning. I hadn't because I am such a heavy sleeper it is ridiculous. But she went on to tell us how she found a tarantula in her room! She found one of the workers here to help her catch it and let it go outside. And the worker said "ohh that's just a baby!" ......what. -_-
So for ...