Hotel de Turismo La Quiaca

Republica Arabe Siria and Av San Martin , La Quiaca, Northern Argentina, Argentina | Hotel
 

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Bus Hostel

A travel blog entry by hazeange

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All I can say about Resistencia is that it was a Sunday and EVERYTHING was closed, no one around during the day but then it came alive during the night (classic Argentina) we were watching the River Plate game (the local team) in a caffe and by the time it had finished the streets were lined with police and locals were out on mopeds driving around the main plaza with fire works ...

Before the border

A travel blog entry by jonny-and-tara

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The bus to La Quiaca wasn't great (air con had been ramped up so anyone poorly prepared, say me, in my shorts and t-shirt, was freezing their ever increasing teets off).

We arrived ahead of time and grabbed a taxi to the border, where we made our way across to Bolivia.

This border crossing was relatively simple and probably took us about 20 minutes. It's where we first met Chris, an odd chap from Crewe with an incredibly lazy eye. He seemed like a decent chap ...

Villazon fantastico

A travel blog entry by melodyandbrad

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... the small Bolivian town on a Sunday as a transfer to Tupiza. We had altitude sickness, no taxis were on duty, no ATM´s would accept our cards and the next bus was 6 hours away. Suprisingly the town had a festival on, so that entertained us while we ...

Border town

A travel blog entry by graceandgary

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... br> We arrive in La Quiaca in the afternoon and opted to stay the night to do the border crossing in the morning.

We felt the altitude as soon as we got off the bus, it didn't take us long to get breathless walking with our packs on. It was also freezing at night so thankfully we had plenty of blankets at night to keep us ...

Going solo! (Thanks Roald)

A travel blog entry by rowannewman

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... must be said! I just needed to find some rolling papers, but all the shops were shut for siesta!! Ahhhhh! But Karma kicked in and an Argentinian lad gave me a whole packet for free! Yessss matey! My night in the desert just a few kilometres from the road was another great reward as the sunset brought out the colours in the rock as I put the world to rites in my head, a lot easier on your own! Then the orange light ...

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This hotel is located on Republica Arabe Siria and Av San Martin , La Quiaca.
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