Chile's Great Big Cash Machine April 15th 2012 An hour or so northwest of San Pedro de Atacama lies Calama - a god-forsaken place in the middle of the desert which tends to attract singularly unflattering descriptions, more often than not scatological. "Calama is a shithole", warns one guidebook. And we're looking forward to spending our afternoon there.
Calama certainly is a hole. A great big hole. Perhaps one of the biggest holes on Ear ... read more
South America » Chile » Antofagasta Region » Calama Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
We live to travel - and we travel to live. We've been exploring the globe together for the past 13 years - and there's still so much to see. In March 2013 we moved from the United Kingdom to the other side of the globe - our new home is Tasmania and we look forward to getting to know this gorgeous part of the world.
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