Hotel Victoria Resort
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Victoria Resort Cochabamba
Travel Blogs from Cochabamba
... did not get back to the hotel until 7:30. In the dark and raining despite our rules about not doing such things.
Diane arrived at a much more sane hour, 8:15 am on Saturday 17 January. All travel having played out to plan. We then spent 2 days sight seeing locally and further bike preparation and servicing.
All set to start the trip to Santiago on Monday 19 Jan. Aussie BMW is due to arrive Valparaiso on 21 Jan.
... give the finished compost to local families to use to grow awesome organic crop which they can then sell to the same restaurant at a set fair price. Sweet?! Totally. Wish me luck!!!
Living with my host fam has been great. We are all busy so during the week we pretty much just see each other for siesta (lunch). I have met some incredible people over this last month and cant wait to see more of Cochabamba!
... by this! We enjoyed wandering the town, checking out the assorted artesanal alleys, main square, archaeological museum (pretty good, although plenty of empty display cases!), and the huge Rio-like Cristo de la Concordia (big Jesus) statue at the top of the Cerro - and the cable car had a monstrous queue and just a couple of cars on the cable! Given that it took those three cars (grouped together) around 10 minutes to get up and back, we cut our losses and just hiked the damn ...
... with eggs, bacon and fruit salad, but it turns out the tour offices don't open Sunday. From breakfast we made our way to the bus station which is in a not so nice area. It's very easy to tell when you reach the bad area as there were guys sniffing glue on the street corner. It also stank like poo, human poo, and there was a bit of it around. Our only purpose for going to the station was to find out about busses out of town in case we couldn't get on ...
Last day, hurray! Dry too so Anya & I got everything
done in good time – finally a day with no major dramas and finally Wily agreed
to let her stroke him so she was more optimistic about the days to come without
me to help.
Had a short lunch in order to do some last chance photography
and got some shots of the squirrel ...