Pucon, Valdivia and Bariloche. November 29th 2010 DONNY
Right, so the 12 hour bus journey from Valparaiso to Pucon was a doddle, which is a good thing since there are 35hr+ journeys on the way very soon. We just watched movies and slept and tried not to retch at the intermittent toilet stench.
We arrived at Pucon at 9.30 am and headed off to our Lonely Planet recommended hostel, Ecole. We were greeted at reception by an evil witch who is cle ... read more
South America » Chile 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