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Apr 6, 2005 - Crossing from Chile into Bolivia

We set out from the Chilean desert oasis of San Pedro de Atacama in jeeps towards Bolivia. The 3-day jeep tour has to be the most fascinating way to cross the border between Chile and Bolivia and is a staple on the South American traveller's itinerary. The scenery is remarkably different all the way across. Our first day involved lots of stops at beautiful mineral lakes and desert areas with random collections of weird shaped rocks. Then you pass an area of natural hot springs, where the brave can strip off and soak. I say brave because...

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