As we approached Bogota from Vila Leya, the bus became busier with local Bogotan school girls and workers. Bogota is a very big city (8million) at 2600m altitude (3rd highest in S. America). The conductor advised us to get off ahead of the bus terminal if we wanted to go to the old town. Getting off at a v. busy junction where there were lots of shops seemed like a reasonable idea.. We were able to easily catch a taxi and to our pleasant surprise the taxi was w...
Emilie & Fred's South American Adventures
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We arrived from Villa Leiva after taking the a small local bus from Barichara to SanGil (we decided to skip brunch to just get the bus (next one was in 2 hrs )..
Currently in the small village of Culpina K!
Sat. 26 - After a long bus journey we finally arrive in Mendoza! :)
Mon 21 - arrive late in Santiago de Chile. - the capital! Quick amuzingly we have chosen a hostel on the corner of Londres & Paris avenues! Off course it´s a nice pebbled street in the centre of town. We head out for a pisco sour a bit north of the centre in a small smoky bar with live music. Unused to the smoky filled pubs these days, we head back to our spacious hostel for some rest. Tues 22 - Explore the city, with a stopover a the laundrette as we´re n...