One more time in La Serena June 15th 2007 Chile, being the string-bean country it is, means that if you start in Santiago and go to the north and then want to travel south again, you have to pass through all the same places again. I decided to break up my long journey from Iquique back towards Santiago with a stop in Copiapó, a thirteen hour bus ride from Iquique. Arriving early in the morning, I went on my way to find a hostel room in ... read more
South America » Chile » Coquimbo Region » La Serena 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
After working in Bolivia for six months, I decided that Latin America is where I should be at the moment. My original plans where to travel around the world for a year, but now I am focusing on South and Central America for the next year of my life.
Después de trabajar en Bolivia por seis meses, decidé que latinoamerica es donde tengo que estar por el momento. Mis planes originales era viajar por el mundo para un año, pero ahora, me estoy enfocando en sudamerica y centroamerica para el próximo año de mi vida.... full info