Home to the Andean flamingo, this isolated corner of the world surprises even the most experienced of travellers. Head up the mirador to check out the rainbow-coloured landscape in all its glory – you’ll be blown away.
About Alison Adey: I was previously Channel Editor for IPC's Homes network (Housetohome.co.uk; Idealhomemagazine.co.uk; Livingetc.com and Homesandgardens.com) but I bid them a fond farewell in December 2010 to embark on this trip. I also worked for Nowmagazine.co.uk as a features writer for two years. View author profile.