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... before long it was raining steadily. We drove along a river rushing through incredibly green trees, foliage and moss - we suddenly realized that we were in a dense rain forest!
Our car climbed steadily up the windy road through the rain for another 15 KM or so until the clouds began to dissipate and the foliage gave way to green, grassy fields and we emerged from the rain forest as suddenly as we had entered it. We seemed to have climbed to a ...
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 got some good information from Manuel and Veronique who could happily moonlight as tour guides. On the way they stopped in at a German themed store to let us get some pictures. We had heard loads about all the different German communities in Argentina, and although this didn't quite qualify it was still cool to see!
After a very enjoyable car journey we finally arrived at the Buenos Aires suburb of Zarate where we would be getting our onward bus. We ...
... 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.
... much more enjoyable, especially when itīs cheese for lunch! We tryed every comination of the food we brought and usually the cracker looked like a pyramid after because we had all the different topping on it(cracker, cheese, pear, walnut & olive hmmmm). After half the block was gone and we said ooops, did we just do that?? Brent went for a dip in the river, it was way to cold for me so I just watched like a chicken. The next part ...