Las Lajas, Ipiales, Colombia, October 20, 2017
We had a 6 am start to cover 339 km. It's very slow going - up and down along the edge of the mountains, through the odd tunnel but always left, right, left, right-
I sat up in the cab for most of the day. The view wa great-
This is probably one of the worst toilets ever. It was nearly impossible to hit the little hole. It reminded me of my place when I renovated 2 years ago and was without a toilet for awhile!
We are only a couple of miles from the Ecuador border. Las Lajas Church is the spot where in 1754 a young girl saw the Virgin, so since this time, a church has been here. This version was built between 1916 - 1949. It's an architectural marvel because it is built across the river/gorge-
We have a 6 am start again with the hope of a quick border crossing so we can enjoy the huge market in Otovalo, Ecuador!