The Big Day – we will finally reach the highlight of out three day tour – the Salar de Uynuni! Therefore we have to wake up the 5 in the morning, eat, pack the cars and leave around 6am to see the sunrise over the salar. Gab is taking of towards the sky! But definitly […]Read more "From San Pedro to Uyuni, Bolivia – Day 3"
The second day started with a pancake breakfast and luckily we still had some of the Maple sirup left over which Gab brought from Canada (and according the lady of the hostal breakfast isn’t a meal and that is why we couldn’t get plates to eat). First stop: Árbol de Piedra and many other rock […]Read more "From San Pedro to Uyuni, Bolivia – Day 2"
BOLIVIA – here we come. It was time to stop spending money in San Pedro de Atacama and leave Chile. We signed up for a three day jeep tour to Salar de Uyunui. So we left Chile on the 14th of July, the first part was by minibus to the border to Bolivia (a little […]Read more "From San Pedro to Uyuni, Bolivia – Day 1"
Our second and at the same time last tour around San Pedro was up to the “Geyser del Tatio” to around about 4300 msnm and freezing temperatures of about -12 C. We had to leave our hostel at 4am in order to be at the geysers before sunrise because apparently that is the best time […]Read more "San Pedro – Tour to Tatio Geyser"
We started at 6:30 am to go to the “Laguna de Chaxa” to be there more or less at sunrise, which meant it was still freezing cold but nice nevertheless. In and around Laguna de Chaxa three types on flamingos can be found, the “Flamenco Andino”, “Flamenco Chileno” and “Flamenco de James”. The featured picture […]Read more "San Pedro – Tour to the Salar de Atacama & Los Lagunos Altiplanicos"
The total ride of 16h from La Serena to San Pedro de Atacama turned out to be a 19h waiting odysee. Both our buses were late and then the second had to stop because for some reason it wasn’t allowed to drive and we had to wait for a new one. So for some hours […]Read more "San Pedro de Atacama, Chile"
One day after my last exam in the University Santa Maria and a last dinner & party in Valpo we left with a nightbus to La Serena (where we arrived after a very short night at 5 am on the 7th oh July). So we went to visit the city a bit in the middle […]Read more "We are off to our trip through South America, first stop: Valle de Elqui, Chile"