For those just joining, here’s what you’ve missed:
Day 1: The extraordinary adventure of the salt flats and the salt hotel.
Day 2: Driving around in the Land Cruiser taking in the scenery.
Now back to the story:
The next stop was the hot springs. It was a bold move to get out of the car, undress, and go for a soak. The water was a perfect 35 celsius but the temperature outside felt like 35 fahrenheit. After 30 minutes, the guide indicated that it was time to go.
At 8:30AM, we arrived at the border where a wind storm was in full effect. After waiting outside for a few moments, our passports were stamped and we were on our way to Chile.