Holiday Inn Santiago Tianguistenco
Travel Blogs from Santiago Tianguistenco
... crossing because it is not allowed to bring fruits from argentina. Luckily we crossed the border in the afternoon with good weather and didn't freeze to death like other poeple told when crossing at night becuse the border is located really high in the mountains and you have to get out of the bus and get the stamps while the bus is checked for fruits and other things they would confiscate. And if many buses arrive at the same time or something goes wrong, the crossing can take ...
I finally got to see a snow capped mountain courtesy of a day trip to the Andes Mountains :) The Andes are certainly impressive...in my opinion even more so than the Grand Canyon. Today was essentially a scenic drive where we stopped off at the ski resorts for photo shoots. It's eerie how lonely a ski resort is in summer! Valle Nevado is a ski resort located at 46 km to the east of Santiago. It is one of the most recent and most popular ski resorts ...
... traveled together for a bit, they started all the way up in Quito, Ecuador. Some of us are also totally new. And tomorrow I decided to join some of the people for a tour out to Valpariso. After the meeting we all had signed up for a BBQ, which was amazing. We had chicken, pork, ribs and sausages and various vegetables. And included in the price was also wine and beer. I think everybody good enough to both drink and eat. We paid around $15 each. Then we were a group of people ...
... cake. Tasted surprisingly good by Chilean standards. Walked to emperio rosa gelato shop after to get some of the famous icecream for the last time. Watched perks of being a wallflower at the hostel, before the cab picked us up at 8pm and sent us to the airport. When we went to check in at the counter, the lady told me I hadn't 'confirmed' my flight and was to be put on standby. Like what?!?! I made the booking, it was confirmed, and paid the amount. Totally ridiculous. ...
... G)1 hygiene kit
2/1 optical glasses (T/G)
1 sun glasses
1 head light
1 big lock
1 small lock
1 small handbag (Tereza :))
1 watch (S)1 tablet
1 mobile phone (S)
1 netbook (S)
1 waterproof camera
Cables and chargers
* T/G = Tereza / Gonzalo - different quantity* S = shared