A long straight, in the middle of the great salt lake Carcote, up to Ascotan.
Altiplanic power of FCAB, after leaving behind the town of San Pedro and start climbing towards Ascotan (4000 mts), the highest point on the way to Ollagüe.
As I read in other photographs, it really seems that this is another planet, maybe Mars. And do not say because this place is in my country, or because I've been in that place. In the photo, the t... (more)
Well into the sunset in the Chilean altiplano, this train with warehouses continues down from the heights of the Andes to the city of Calama, and then to the regional capital Antofagasta.
The 3 locomotives responsible for of carrying the FCAB train to the heights of Ascotan and Ollagüe, with volcanoes Polapi sector accompanying your route.
In a magnificent place, the Salar de Carcote located right in the Andes at 4000 meters above sea level, this train FCAB rail company that transports mineral concentrate, and is completing his long... (more)
Formation of the Chilean railway company FCAB, coming from the seaport of Mejillones, and a large crossing, heading towards Ollagüe, a town located on the border with Bolivia to almost 4000 meters... (more)
Flamingos and the Railroad: In the middle range of the Andes, 4000 meters above sea level, this train of the railway company FCAB through the huge and impressive "Salar de Ascotan" (Salt flats) on... (more)
Sunset in the Andes: The lights go out in the Salar de Ascotan (second region of Antofagasta, Chile) as well as the day winds down, and this holds loaded train continues its long journey to the se... (more)
FCAB Antofagasta train at full power - faster and with a demonic roar, with silver pots San Cristobal Mine in Bolivia, toward the border town of Ollagüe, across the great Ascotan salt lake.
Carcote Wall: In a magnificent place, the Salar de Carcote located right in the Andes at 4000 meters above sea level, this train FCAB rail company that transports zinc concentrate, and is completi... (more)