Welcome to the travel blog of Luke Kelly. I flew to Brazil in January 2011 with a one way ticket. Follow me as I journey around South America, getting by on the proverbial shoe string. I love football, design, music & food amongst other things and I'll be working as I travel - so those will probably be regular themes here. But a bit like my trip, I haven't really got a plan for this blog, so lets see what happens...
Chile
Hostal Rural - San Pedro de Atacama. The rudest owner in South America?

Hostal Rural – San Pedro de Atacama. The rudest owner in South America?

After the first night, I woke to find my bag absolutely soaked through. I'd left it at the foot of my bed, a spot which also backed on to a bathroom. It turned out that this bathroom had dodgy pipes and regularly overflowed. This had happened in the night and both my bags were flooded...
Salta to San Pedro... the best bus ride in the world?

Salta to San Pedro… the best bus ride in the world?

Having had a nice day and night in Salta, I was up early to get on the bus over to San Pedro de Atacama in Chile. I was a disappointed to have missed the seven coloured mountains near Salta, but I’d been reliably informed by one of the guys from my hostel that you saw...