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... humanity by chasing red herrings, canards, rumors, and wild geese into the most lurid rabbit holes conceivable - which is to say, go to any length to ensure that the buck stops anywhere but here.)
It's very cheap to live in this region, and like other places I've seen in Argentina, the camp sites are clean and well-equipped. Camping is far more common here than in other countries in Latin America, and ...
... on our map. After an hour of driving, people started to get off in dribs-and-drabs at houses along the way. Al and I kept looking for signs or a ´centre` to where we were going...nothing. Then we passed a little shop with the name of our destination (El Siambon) but the bus kept going and there was nothing else except some small houses. We decided to get off! So the bus stopped and we got off at the side of the road ...
Chile continues to impress - yet to spot a pothole on a main road and driving standards are still good. More importantly the scenery is massive. Lots of desert on the way to San Pedro de Atacama which is no great surprise. The Atacama is the driest place on earth and some areas haven't seen rain for 12 thousand years allegedly. I'm always dubious about these 'facts' though ! The area is frequently used for filming Mars scenes for film ...
... and fashionable type clothes, then theres more shops selling everything you can think of than at Medowhall. Unfortunately, as I am climbing in altitude, I need warm, practicle clothes. As far I can find, there is only 1 outdoor type shop. Trousers are found, a jacket will have to wait.
Tomorrow, on to Salta which is supposed to be much nicer (to look at) with more to do.
... tight bends and swooping valleys was a stunning, yet scary at times, journey. We have limited Spanish, she had no English but we did share sing alongs to INXS and U2 cds that she played. On arrival in San Juan we had to wait 5 hours for the overnight bus to Tucuman further in the north. We booked with Andesmar,a recommended bus ...