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April 12th 2009
Published: April 12th 2009
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The tour to and from Cafayate took 12 hours. There was a good mix of people in the van, two Brits, two Americans, the rest from Argentina and me. We stopped to take photos of geological sites along the way. The mountains are red clay, sentimentary rock.
Hmmmmm, about twenty of my photos did not transfer to my flashdrive and I deleted the camera....guess they are gone. Oh, well, you get the idea of the day from photos. The colours were really vivid as the sun began to set....ooops, those are the missing pictures....


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Tourist stopTourist stop
Tourist stop

Yes, every tourist bus stop makes you buy a sandwich in this kind of place. If you walk away from building, its not so bad
SpringSpring
Spring

ha, nope, it is nearing their fall
ColourColour
Colour

These are the mountains I came to see (later get to better spot)
Picture perfectPicture perfect
Picture perfect

Its like how I imagined a wine tasting tour should begin in Argentina....
ExpertiseExpertise
Expertise

Try to keep up with the wine suggestions
Read for yourselfRead for yourself
Read for yourself

not all that great tasting ice cream
SundaySunday
Sunday

Closed...pick your tour day carefully
MarketMarket
Market

Nice things, no bargains
photo opphoto op
photo op

Yeah, ok, take my photo to prove that I waz here
Tour groupTour group
Tour group

Locals shared 'matte' on the way home


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