Travel Blogs from Junin de los Andes
... on my own and that made the experience even wilder. Camping in national parks were more like piece of beautiful empty lands that I was only sharing with animals and the local family running it.
Time there was for meditation, trekking a lot and resting in peace (when not killing big flies/wasps). There are definitely times were you would like to share it with someone but like I always ...
... have enough imaginationJ There was no bus more the day we arrived, and with hitchhike we did not have success here. While trying hitchhike we heard all the time applause coming from close stadium, so after few hours we left our hitchhike spot and as big footbal fans went to check the local footbal match in stadium.
Later we went to find campsite near the river at the southern side of town. We decided not to go to Lanin national park and go straight ...
... and we would get a 90 day visa – still wouldn't budge. We asked them to call the lady here (we have her name and number) but they refused.
Seriously stressed and it put us on a downer for our mini holiday.
Now we have to decidd how to back into Chile...but not via this border!
We looked into coming back via Paso HuaHum which apparently is absolutely stunning, but there is no public transport from San Martin over ...
... The less good thing about being off season was, that there was no public transport to the Nacional Park. Anyway we weren´t satisfied looking at the mountains, we wanted to get up ON them. So we hired a taxi to take us there - and it was all worth it! We walked up, through the Pehuin forest towards the root of the ...
... chorizo and morcillo, a black pudding so rich in iron that you could probably mine it. Having worked up an appetite we sank into the evening meal with gusto. The meat is cooked over a huge, open indoor barbecue pit that had us and the dogs salivating. Hard to say who was drooling more; Shua or Jack the Jack Russell.
Owner Jane offered to escort us to the indigenous reservation the following morning. After yet another sumptuous meal from Chef Georgie of fluffy scrambled ...
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