Jujuy Palace Hotel
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... leche ice-cream, the only other thing that interested us in Salta was a visit to the Museum of High Altitude Archaeology. There is one main exhibit of interest: a display of the mummified bodies of three young children dating back to Incan times. They were found at the top of Mount Llullaillaco, a volcano on the Argentina/Chile border which stands at around 6,700m, buried in temperatures cold enough to preserve ...
... several hundred dollars to stay there, no matter how tempting the swimming ppol, spa and jacuzzi were! We continued another minute along the road and found a quaint little B&B which we both immediately loved. An L-shaped single storey building reached around a large grassy area, each room with its own small garden and deck chairs, the whole setup high atop the hill looking down over the town, into the valley below and to the mountains to the west on the far side. The ...
... So, back in Jujuy, I take a seat with the bags in the bus station, and Anna manages to find the only shirt available in the town on a Sunday in a kids clothes shop that happens to be the only shop open, and only have one adults shirt, in Sean's size. Perfect!
By this time, it was only 1pm, giving us plenty of time to take the bus to La Quiaca, the border town of Argentina/Bolivia. Coincidentally, this bus also took us through the towns we decided not to ...
... and the village is set against a truly striking background.
... my photo taken with him later that day, poor guy! That evening the prize-giving ceremony took place in the main square and I met four guys who'd completed the 21km race and joined them and the other runners afterwards for free food and wine (felt guilty that I hadn't actually run, but only for a milli-second). It was a fun evening, topped off by another trip to Cafe del Tiempo... Unfortunately the next day and a half I had the runs and sickness so was laid up ...
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