Tierra Atacama Hotel & Spa
Travel Blogs from San Pedro de Atacama
... gear. At first we though they spelt it wrong. Kate wondered if we should tell them....we didn't. Lucky, as after taking a sneaky photo of Kate in the security lobe with the back of the coaches jersey we realised that our English is rubbish and that they can actually spell. Turned out their whole team was waiting in our check in area. Badminton team with a lot of substitutions obviously.Our fantastic airline with its wooden veneer floor and extra large edit row seats gave us ...
... are around 8,000-10,000 years old, so that's pretty cool. Our guide for this tour (combined with Valle del Arcoiris) was incredible knowledgeable and really helped to make the tour so interesting. We also were able to do some rock climbing which was a nice break from all of the bus rides.
"And then in the desert, when the sun comes up, I couldn't tell where heaven stopped and the earth began. It's so beautiful." - Forrest Gump
... the bus for another 3 minute drive. We didn't really understand why the tour guide was trying to hurry everyone to get back into the van, but when we got to the final location it all made sense. After paying yet another entry fee we got a salt lagoon that is known as the "mini salar" and therefore lies completely dry for some part of the year. However, we could only see some salt blocks in the surface in otherwise roughy 15 cm of water. And the reason we ...
... each other and commenting that it is often the unexpected things in travel that bring the most memories.At my hotel,having said good bye to my friends I look back on a fascinating 24 hours and realize that despite our dissatisfaction with many things in life our ability to come together and protect it,brings out some of our most unique characteristics and the limit of human kindness in such situations reminds you that there is no greater enjoyment in life than looking after each ...
... wine with the group from our tour. We played some hilarious games of 7/11 and Ping Pang Pong where Diego's semi English provided amazing entertainment ('errrr Diegoo' 'ponggg') to the point where we were all crying with laughter. Our German room mate was very unimpressed with us all rocking in noisily and turning the lights on at midnight, and even less impressed when we all got up again at 4am to leave for our ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking