Day 229 Chile, San Pedro to Argentina, Salta. July 5th 2015 Hello Everyone,
We checked out of Talar Hostel in San Pedro at 9am, and then walked the short distance to the bus station where we had booked our 10.5-hour bus journey to Salta from San Pedro Atacama to Salta (20,000 Chilean /£21 each).
We were told that the bus may not run today due to the icy winter weather on top of the Andes, but thankfully all was running on time. We chose th ... read more
South America » Argentina » Salta » Salta Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, a long period of Peronist authoritarian rule an... ... read more