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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... unpack another layer and retreat indoors to nurse a couple of
cups of tea until it was time for by 8.30pm bus.
It was on time until we had to swap buses, a process, given
the huge numbers of Bolivians and their luggage, was a major nearly 2 hour ordeal.
It was not clear why, though if it was because of faulty brakes, then I’m all
for it whereas if it was a broken toilet, the new bus had a broken one too!
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 ...
... giving a summary of his life as well as a short video showing his childhood friends. After me taking way too many photos we walked to the main street. Oddly enough this reminded us of a British seaside town because of its ornate benches and lampposts. We got some lunch (pasties and cakes) and then went back to look at the Jesuit monastery. As far as we could work out it was no longer a functioning monastery but it’s a pretty good museum. Annabel was ...
... 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.
Iīll make this brief. We were stuck in Tucumān waiting for our next bus (a 6 hour wait for a 14 hour bus ride...) and needed to get some cash out of the ATM. The two in the terminal didnīt work. We walked to the information booth and asked where the next closest one was. Walked there... broken. Walked down a street and actually found out ...