Hosteria El Antigal

Rivadavia 455, Tilcara, Province of Jujuy, Northern Argentina, 4624 , Argentina | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tilcara

An A-llama-ing Turn of Events

A travel blog entry by hannah-ollie


... ice-cream at lunchtime had seemed to appease the demons besieging Hannah, so we went to see the peņa without any dizziness. It was a really impressive show, with the band playing a varied selection of pan-flutes, recorders, drums, guitars and the charango, a five-string ukelele-sized guitar that was traditionally made from an armadillo shell and llama-gut strings (itīs much more humane nowadays, and armadillos are classed as an endangered species). The ...

Horsing around

A travel blog entry by anthonyandsusan


... from the reception and a map, complete with a graveyard that doesn't exist, its a bit Brigadoon if you ask me. Anyway, we hit our for the town square looking for an ATM, and found it right beside some local stalls. They were full of the typical local ware and some tourist tack too. We took out the map of the area and headed for a prehispanic fort, Pucara De Tilcara. It was only a short walk to it, but we got to walk over a fairly decrepit bridge and past the ghost cemetry. The ruins ...

Canyons, BBQ´s and dodgy musical instruments

A travel blog entry by skill77


... Thankfully, we had brought our headtorches as the little candles which are left in the cave were mostly burnt out. The other cave was much shorter but led through the mountain to the other side. We had to crawl on our stomachs to get through one section which was pretty claustrophobic. After taking lots of photos and eating some food we headed through the cave to the other canyon. Just as we started descending down this rocky chute we heard a massive clap ...

Leaving Salta....heading for Tilcara....eventually

A travel blog entry by debsndarren

... for the 3 nights.

We were shown to the room, but it had twin beds in it. We asked if they had a double room and they said they’d put the beds together. We had visions of the hostel bed in BA – 2 singles squashed together with a sheet holding them together. Turns out these Velcro together.

The guy remade the bed and we went for something to eat as it was well after 9 by now. We had our first llama steak – ...

Because the Hill has Seven Colours

A travel blog entry by jmabro


... are built in the traditional Adobe style using earth, clay and straw mixed in a specific way passed down the generations, quite fascinating.

We had been recommended to stay in the upstairs room at the El Cardon hostel so we phoned ahead and were very proud to have managed, between us, enough Spanish to book with a non-English speaking lady :-) It turned out to be more hotel or hostAl (means no kitchen facilities and usually ...


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