Hotel La Comarca
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Earrrrrly wake up call at 5.30 am !!! Yes today is going to be a loooong day. Not only a long drive but a double border crossing: Chile and Argentina, that was a sport.
Arrived at the exit border of Chili and found already a long line of truck drivers.
The border was supposed to be open at 7 am but it was 8.15 before anyone showed up. All …
... up to seven different kinds of rocks and colors - green, brown, red, yellow... After all the walking I stopped at a street BBQ vendor for the best empanada ever - full of ham and cheesy goodness. It was absolutely delicious. And enormous - bigger than my ...
... It was a quaint little place and obviously very much a tourist spot. The food wasn’t very good; I didn’t eat much of mine. I had fish with risotto and Eldon had llama. Eldon’s llama wasn’t bad tasting, but it was very chewy. He had hominy and boiled potatoes and didn’t eat much of his either. They had live music for us this evening. It helped to create an atmosphere and was good music.
... the wind had built up and was a fighting force. It was really slow going even though we were going downhill. We descended a further 1000m over the next 70km but it was really hard work and we had to fight to move at all. We stopped a couple of times in the afternoon, once at the "Tropic of Capricorn sign" and once at a small church. The small town had a nice feel to it but was full of tourists who had gotten off a big tour bus. The church ...
... for us. This weekend is a long weekend and many Argentinians travel domestically in July. So the restaurant was packed with Argentinian vacationers on their winter holidays! Announcing we were from the US lead to one of the most fun nights I've ever had on any trip.
A woman at the table next to us proudly lifted up her sweater to reveal a Yale University t shirt. Her daughter studies there. She was traveling why her ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel La Comarca Purmamarca
Need AC in the rooms
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