Marques De Tojo
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... and we've promised to live in an Eco home whenever and wherever we settle down. So far, Argentina promises to be the most interesting, fun and beautiful country we've been to - although we keep getting warnings of dangerous cities, rank inequality and urban poverty. We'll see. Day 31. Monday 29th December. Maimará to Purmamarca. After being chased by hundreds of stray dogs in Peru and surviving unscathed, today, one of the few stray dogs to have chased us in Argentina ...
... in 4 days, but we were on the road many more hours than if it were back home.
Then Eldon went on a 3 mile hike over the top of a mountain—the Hill of seven Colors that the town of Purmamarca is famous for. He said it wasn’t any great shakes; it was a road more than a trail. But there was some very nice scenery
Our hostess suggested a restaurant for dinner so we walked there around ...
... was a lovely vibe to the main plaza, with panpipe music playing and lots of people hanging out enjoying the sunny afternoon. We went into a restaurant for some lunch and were struck by how fancy it was, there were wine glasses and cutlery, even wooden chairs, rather than plastic ones. It felt like fancy dining compared to what we have gotten so used to and we were quite happy to sit back and enjoy it.
As we carried on for ...
... were only about 100 miles from the Chilean border. A few guys sat in the whipping wind, selling sculptures made out of...salt(surprise) of course we bought some.
After maybe 15 minutes, I'd had enough. Mike drove back so I could keep my eyes peeled for vicuņas, animals that kind of look like a cross between a llama and a gazelle...small with skinny necks. I saw a segment on planet earth about their resilience and ability to live ...
... hit the road.
Up up and away we drove straight up hill and did a 2000 meter climb in 30 kilometers.... up to 4950 meters. Coca leaves in our mouth all day. 1 pass, 2 passes, 3 passes up and down through the most magnifiquant scenery.
After 170 km of no-mans-land we reached the Argentine border. Haaaa, that was another 2 hours back and forth. Once the officers were convinced that our cars were real, having looked up ...