Boutique Eco Resort and Spa Allkamari
Travel Blogs from La Paz
A few thoughts…….. So once again Jens and I spend New Year in an obscure but magical location. So obscure that it took our driver 3 hours to find it! This mountain lodge was located on the Cota Cota Mountain in Chasquipampa outside La Paz in the southern district. Rugged, un-tarred roads surrounded by empty countryside lead us to this …
... themselves with plastic bags and are out for the fun.
Carlos, our guide, said the parade would start around 12:30 but I was starving so we found a little restaurant and had lunch. We each had a beer, split a small pizza and a bowl of lentil soup. The soup was amazingly good. It was loaded with lentils, vegetables and a lovely bit of heat.
The little girls are all decked out in angel costumes ...
... love of new fashions. Unfortunately for him his assumptions that small Bolivian men would also have small heads was wrong and so the women eventually adopted them! One of our favourite stories was about when the Spanish tried to establish Catholicism as the main religion and thought up various ways to get the indigenous people to come to church. They finally managed it by putting small mirrors in the altar. The indigenous people ...
... up, prisoners go to the top floor, open up any old metal flap in the roof and lob it out on to the street below. Earning a living in the prison is essential if you want to get by as be state doesn't really help. It doesn't have the resources for a canteen so it gives each prisoner a monthly allowance to buy food and as such those that can cook make a living by setting up food stalls.
By some quirk of historical circumstances, each cell is privately owned by former ...
... in their eyes if you shone a torch. I didn`t see one alligator that night, though the stars were completely stunning and the noises of the jungle at night time were magical. A quick gobble of dinner for me before retiring my ruined head to bed – thankfully under the cover of mosquito nets as we had already received uncountable amounts of bites that day.
Next day, we all awoke before the sunrise and were taken to a place in the pampas which afforded us long, ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsBoutique Eco Resort and Spa Allkamari La Paz
The view from this resort are amazing and the location of the resort is magnificent, The service in the resort however, is poor which is a shame given this place has so much potential
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