Hacienda- Hosteria Chorlavi
Travel Blogs from Ibarra
The morning came fast and following breakfast our guide showed up promptly at 6 am. A truck took us up to the beginning of the trail. To make a long story short, it took 3.5 hours to reach the summit. It was cold, windy, and we hiked inside a cloud for the majority of the time. We had some pretty great views before the got above the clouds. It was especially rewarding to reach the top after passing people who had ...
Una signora vestita con i suoi migliori abiti se ne va dal mercato soddisfatta e sorridente camminando nel fango con la sua nuova gallina sottobraccio. Due signori con l'aria da cowboy contrattano il prezzo di una vacca. Un ragazzo cerca di trascinare a forza un maiale appena comprato che si dimena e lancia stridule urla che fanno accapponare la pelle. Un altro ragazzo mostra orgoglioso il suo gallo da combattimento in attesa di acquirenti, o forse di sfidanti. Una ...
... close inspection at the ground below. Large plants called panco spot the mountainsides. They are a relative of the agave plant and aloe vera so they have a similar appearance, but are enormous with spiny blades 8-9 feet long. These plants have an uncanny ability to grow in the nearly vertical clay faces of the mountain range, seemingly defying gravity.
The indigenous people of the Andes have a characteristic style of dress that ...
... was bourne out then she read the flame of
the candle I’d rubbed all over my body. I hadn’t told her any of this but she
picked up the tiredness, the bad energies and many maladies.
The limpio was thorough – after chanting in quiche, Spanish &
latin, both at me and a big lump of obsidian and then spraying us both with
aguardiente from her mouth, the heavy stuff began.
First I had to stand over ...
... too cold for the climate that day!
Was almost swayed by the promise of wood-fired pizza but unfortunately was pizza tipica, the latin version, with really poor topping choices & none of the right accompaniments – better not to bother than be completely disappointed, especially given the huge prices - $8 a pop!
Settled for a bag of Ruffles & a Club Negra or two, by candlelight as the power went off for about an ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service