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Individual Bungalows, nicely appointed, beds and linnens new, very quiet, very confortable. Good breakfast. Lovely people..
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The hotel is very nice, all little bungalows in a garden, the beds are comfortalbe but still we didn't sleep well, must be the altitude (2600 m). Woke up at 5am with a giant headache.
There was a bowl of coca leafs on the breakfast buffet, everyone is chewing them.
Beautiful day, we are going to take it easy today.
Started this morning early with a briefing then left at 10:30 for the crossing of the Atacame Desert.
350 km of lunar landscape. Nothing grows here but, in some places there is lots of garbage, left behind by the miners. This is one of the biggest copper mining places in the world but they also mine silver and a variaiety of other …
... San Pedro and some parts of the desert have a rainy season of around 5-7 days a year. We miraculously managed to be there in this tiny window and boy when it rains, it rains hard! I had a little flood outside my bedroom because the ground doesn't absorb the excess water so it takes a long time to disappear. Anyway tomorrow we are heading to Bolivia for a 3 day 4x4 expedition across the alitplano and the famous salt flats (the largest in the world I believe)!! Lots of love xxxx
... countless Chileans, most of them between 20 and 40 years old, who are vocal about the democratically elected government of Salvador Allende that was crushed by a coup d'etat under Augusto Pinochet on September 11, 1973, and how 17 years of fascist dictatorship that was financed, bolstered and celebrated by the U.S.A. facilitated the conditions prevalent in today’s Chile where corporations - foreign and domestic - run the show. ...
... we went to Geyser Sol de Mañana which was much more active than the previous geysers yesterday, unfortunately these ones were at 5,000m and Jessie started feeling the effects of altitude sickness and became dizzy with a painful headache. After this we headed back to the hostel/hotel around 5:30pm and were greeted with tea and crackers as dinner wasn't until 8:45. We taught everyone how to play monopoly deal which is difficult in ...