Travel Blogs from Cafayate
The 183 km drive through the Valles Calchaquíes to Cafayate along the dry Rio las Conchas was spectacular !
I quote wikipedia:
Cafayate is a town located at the central zone of the Valles Calchaquíes in the province of Salta, Argentina. It sits 1,683 metres (5,522 ft) above mean sea level, at a distance of 189 kilometres from Salta …
Para chegar a Cafayate (pronuncia-se Cafajate) saindo de Salta há dois caminhos: passando por Cachi, uma estrada de terra de 300km, ou pelo asfalto de 200km. Fábio e Bob já tinham aconselhado a volta por Cachi, mas nenhum dos dois fez a outra, portanto... Nós pegamos esta mais fácil, por sê-lo, e porque a Negra Jane não queria mais comer poeira. …
Hoje é moleza ! Cruzamos a faixa dos 5500 Km de viagem e partimos de Salta revigorados com o descanso e as cervejas de ontem à noite. Logo na saída a zona habitual, mas com o GPS é duro se perder, tem que ser muito ruim.
Os pimeiros 50 Km do caminho säo marrentos, muito trânsito local, caminhöes, tratores e pequenas motocicletas, todos …
Knowing that we had probably already missed the morning bus from Tucumán to Cafayate we still asked around and tried our luck to find a company going sooner than 12, unfortunately we were unlucky and we would have to sit it out in Tucumán bus station for 4 hours. We contemplated going into the town but we had some research to do and a lot of Spanish to learn. After eating the cheapest breakfast ever (the waiter only charged us for one set meal) we sat in the station and ...
... taxi and off to find another booty shaking venue. With ridiculous opening hours like that it wasn't surprising that we arrived back home again at 4:30am - and only spent $7! Yes, I stayed awake past midnight on a school night.
The 13 hour drive out of Argentina and into Chile was another stunning drive. Deep canyons, snow capped mountain ranges, mustard coloured bushes and white salt flats added to Argentinas diversity. Similar to Namibia one photo shot captured a variety ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility