- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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The Internet disappeared so I didn't finish yesterday's blog. We spent a brief time settling in when we got here, then had a meal in the hotel restaurant, which is very good, before being picked up for our first tour from San Pedro. Once again it was a shared tour but our guide Ivan,(Eevan), was great and the other four people were a group of …
... and lively bunch of people. I’m old enough to be their mother!
Pucon, in northern Patagonia, Chile, looks very much like Swtizerland on account of a large proportion of the population being of German and Swiss descent. The wooden chalet-style buildings with mountains behind made it was hard to remember I was in South America. The volcano, Villarrica, which erupted in March rises up in the distance in a perfect ...
... got the gist of what we would be doing, where we would be staying and how much it would cost. €200 was what we had been quoted and this lad was charging in and around the same. The kicker with this fella was that he told us there would be 'Muchas chicas bonitas' (basically means hot birds) on the tour he was offering. How he thought we were going to buy that one I'll never know. They all think that the second ...
... I would have liked to avoid the rainy season, but it mirrors my dates away. I had hoped the worst would be over by now. We will see. I hope to mitigate risks in a bunch of different ways. I cannot ride super hard, as this is dangerous at altitude, especially given that I am leaving a minimum of acclimatisation time. So instead I hope to ride from early and take things steady. This will mean some chilly and dark pre-dawn starts. I may even manage to finish before ...
... of the best places in the world to star gaze. Unfortunately Jan and Feb are rainy months for Bolivia, and at night the clouds moved in across the mountains, so 2 nights in a row we had our star gazing trip cancelled, which was a shame.... but more of a reason to visit again.
Day 1 we got up early and went to the Lagoons Altiplanico. Here is a bit of geography I learnt! Lagoons are different to rivers in that they have no entry or exit point for the ...