Mar de Ensueno Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Smoking rooms available
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... by Europe and USA. Current telescope mirrors are 12 metres or so and the new ones being built will be 40m and 80m. We were also shown a really cool computer program to observe stars and planets (http://www.stellarium.org) from a perspective from anywhere on earth, at any point in time. We were finally taught how to use the Southern Cross to find south. The distance from the bottom to the top of cross extended a further 4.5 times will be directly above due south.
... The strange thing is, no one else seemed to blink an eye. I am sure that this scenario played out several times before we arrive, and continued long after we left. As the late afternoon approached, we were done the Pampilla (the independence day festival).
On the last day in La Serena we didn't have any plans. Unfortunately we had to wait until the evening for our overnight bus to San Pedro de Atacama. We started ...
The Atacama Desert is blocked from moisture on both sides, sandwiched between the Andes to the east and the Chilean Coast Range of the west. Some parts receive an average of 1mm of rain per year while other weather stations in the Atacama Desert have never received rain.
Like Pisco, San Pedro is also an eight block town that can be comprehensively explored within a few paces. It is hot in the day and below freezing at night, the air is ...
... breaking waves – magical.
After a good breakfast, we all got into our minibus to head off to our first visit of the day. Another change from the itinerary and further to drive than we were told (an hour turned into two and a half hours!). Some of the troops were getting a little restless but it was interesting to see the small villages and farmland go by. It appeared to be lettuce harvest time as we went across the first set ...
We woke up early to a fantastic breakfast! Pan, bread, butter, jam, scrambled eggs with ham, tea and cake! Which was all filling and delicious. Except we got the feeling though while the lady was very nice - she didn't like us very much. Once we headed out, we got our map out and started exploring. We came across many cathedrals and a huge supermarket! Super exciting as we haven't seen any this well stocked and with such a big variety and quantity of food (and other items - kind of like ...