Tierra Atacama Hotel & Spa
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from San Pedro de Atacama
... of us squeezed into the truck until we were out of the town and some of us could ride in the back (laws are more strict here than the rest of Central and South America!). We arrived at Valle de la Luna (valley of the moon) and explored the caves and sand dunes and admired the views of the desert. After the disappointment of not seeing the geysers on out salt flats trip we booked a trip for this leaving at 5am, such an ungodly ...
... to take us to the observatory. We arrived and had a cup of hot chocolate. The man who was running the night was an astrologer and physicist from Canada I think. He was a bit of a weird man and I found it pretty boring. I didn't really understand what he was explaining. We watched a film about stars and how many billions and millions of light years away they were. Then we went outside and he pointed out a few constellations and planets. We had a look through the ...
... looking. At 22:00 we headed to the astronomy museum and were taken behind it to study the sky with telescopes. We were taught some things about the stars and how to use the telescopes. We then spent the next 1.5 hours looking at stars, the moon, Saturn and Jupiter. The guide then had an even more powerful telescope that he set up for us to look at various things. He took pictures for us on our camera of the moon through ...
... was about 100m long and went straight through one of the mountain cliffs. It was pitch black in areas and we were unpleasantly greeted by a massive rock blocking half the road half way along the tunnel road. We eventually get around and reach the other side. We notice no signs but a few tracks down the other side. Our very informative cartoon map seems to show a bike track that goes through the Valle de la Muerte and seems like an 8km ride back town, piece of cake. We ...
... a few others, who still have energy to spare, so we can get the police car out of the snow. To our bemusement, the bus driver is more in a hurry to take pictures of this. So once more, we lay out a rail, push the car out of the snow. It turns out, he is just there to check up on the situation. Did not bring anything. But 2 girls from our bus are getting into the police car, because they are feeling very very bad, and will be taken to the hospital in San Pedro. Police ...