Hi, been searching infortmation here about recent tours of the Salt desert in Bolivia. So far I stumbled upon so many heads-ups and warnings about certain tour operators so I figured I phrase the question like this instead:
Anybody got any recommendation/experiences of any tour operators, preferably one that would start in ...
Dear Forum, I would appreciate any information about how to manage this trip. First of all, i will travel from Lima to Piura (by bus, via Cruz del Sur) and then my next stop is Cuenca.
Has anyone done it? How much the does the trip take? And well, and most important, which is the safest bus company to do this trip?
I´ve read read Piura-Guayaquil is more common and then from there I´d take a bus to...
So I am Kind of in a hasse.
My bus from Salta Leaves today to La Quieca at 22pm, should arrive at 5:30
Do they Let anyone over The bolivian border BEFORE 6am? If no, When?
I should be in Tupiza at 8:00 for The Salar de uniya Trip and i am asking Whats The fastest way to make it and am i Gonna make it?
-how long does it take to get stamped?
-how much a Taxi to...
I've been trying to find a definitive answer on this, but to no avail. I realise there will be the food and street festivals going on during the day. But will any of the museums / sites be open to visit during the day? I understand that Good Friday is a public holiday so wanted to check, before I turn up in a couple of days!
Thanks in advance.Last post at: 2015-03-27 22:28:15 UTC
I´m looking for recommendations for a romantic hacienda stay while in Ecuador. It could basically be anywhere in the country but we would like a nice historic hacienda for a maximum of 200US/night/room. Activities are not important but we wouldn´t mind a open fire somewhere (maybe even in the room). We are open to suggestions though. Please give us your recommendations. The only hacienda that turn up...
So given all the uncertainty regarding Venezuela, and that I really want to go there soon, I decided to visit the Venezuelan consulate to ask some questions directly. Here is what I asked:
How long does it take to get a visa? ----- Typical turnaround is 5-7 business days. You submit your application packet in person, which must include a self-addressed stamped...
(I posted this on several travel websites; re-posting here in case of any interest).
I am often asked...
1. Q: Who I am, and how old?
• • • • A: I am now a 66 years old American/Spanish citizen. I was 1 month short of 63 when my trip started (Sept. 2011).
• • • • A: I am a Telecommunications Engineer and Physics Professor, I was invited to teach as ´visiting professor´ (Physics) at the National University of Asunciòn.
• • • • Originally from Spain, I do speak vernacular...
The next month we´re going to visit Bolivia again. I would like to stay in Copacaba a few day (I was there seven years ago and this is amazing place) and in the way, I would like to visit Tiahuanaco. Everybody know if there is public transport between Tiahuanaco to Copacabana or Copacaba to Tiahuanaco.
Thank you very much for your help.
Best regards.Last post at: 2015...
Does anybody know if Bukima Tours is still in operation? They used to do tours of S. America. If not is there any other company worth looking into. ThanksLast post at: 2015-03-25 21:10:14 UTC
Has anyone been here, is it safe, and if there are safety concerns, what's the best way to get there?Last post at: 2015-03-25 19:30:39 UTC