Hotel Astronomico Elqui Domos
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Astronomico Elqui Domos Pisco Elqui
Travel Blogs from Pisco Elqui
... to abandon La Serena and head towards Vicuña stopping to book another hostel on the way. Our torturous day was not yet at an end as we continued to drive in vain in search of our hostel in the pitch black. I was nearing hysteria and Lee looked battered, thank god for my wonderful calm daughter who told us to pull over to a hotel she had spotted up ahead. Through the magic of Google translate (my extensive grasp of Spanish failing me at this stressful moment!) we were ...
... lunch and the atmosphere would have been incredibly calm if Johan hadn't been there. Johan must be about five and soon began to chat to us. From time to time, we communicated effectively but he occasionally got frustrated with us and simply repeated phrases we didn't understand, raising his voice until he was shouting as loudly as he could. Ben and he compared shoe sizes. He took his shoe off and then got Korina to put it back on again. He brought over his pasas in a ...
... visit the distillery and take a tour which included a taster. We had been given a map and told the 1.5km walk out of town was easy and you can't go wrong, a dangerous collection of words at the best of times! We wandered with a purpose initially, but soon, disorientated and melting in the heat we sought shade and solace from a locals knowledge. Pleased to hear us speaking Spanish she explained in great detail how to get to the distillery and waved her arms around whilst ...
My final stop in this part of the world was Pisco Elqui, a small village in the famous valle del elqui which is famed for its geomagnetic energy, new age hippiness and general relaxed vibe. It was great. Staying in a hostel with a beueatiful back gardens and open air ktichen where you could eat and just watch the sun set was fantastic. There was basically nothing to do but that was the fun of it especially reading about spiritual trips into the countryside in old ...
... its own will and I’m truly at
its mercy. I’ve read that statistically speaking, per activity event there are
more very serious injuries that result from horse riding than almost any other
sporting activity like skiing or rafting or mountain biking or scuba diving or
whatever. When I consider riding a horse I always think about what happened to
Christopher Reeve. If a horse did that to Superman, imagine what one could do
to a chubby 46 ...