La Quiaca Travel Guide

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La Quiaca Things to Do

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    Girl in square

    by Ekahau Updated Aug 19, 2003

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    Wonderful People shots in this small town not so many tourist as it is well out of the way. The kind of place someone who like to photograph people love.

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La Quiaca Restaurants

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    La taberna

    by Ekahau Updated Aug 19, 2003

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    Local family Cafe with very taste stew cooked in Pumpkin

    Favorite Dish: Ingredients:
    2 lb Beef stew meat, cut in 1 1/2-in. cubes
    1 lg Onion; chopped
    2 Garlic cloves; minced
    3 tb Oil
    2 lg Tomatoes; chopped
    1 lg Green bell pepper; chopped salt, pepper
    1 ts Sugar
    1 c Dried apricots
    3 White potatoes, peeled and diced
    3 Sweet potatoes, peeled and diced
    2 c Beef broth
    1 md Pumpkin
    Butter or margarine; melted 1/4 c Dry sherry
    1 cn Whole kernel corn (1 lb), drained

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    • Birdwatching

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La Quiaca Tourist Traps

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    by Andre_C10002 Written Feb 8, 2007

    OK, this is not exactly a trap but a warming. When you buy bus tickets from La Quiaca to Salta they will say its "directo", but as far as I could find, there are NO direct buses to Salta. Some of then stop in more town then others. It can take you from 6 to 8 hours.

    Unique Suggestions: The roads are not bad but you better get yourself water, maybe something to eat. Also there are no stops with "usuable" bathroons.

    Fun Alternatives: No alternatives here. Just relax and enjoy the view, talk to locals in the bus, watch the movies... in the end, its fun!

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