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Don't Shout "Fire" In A Packed Bus

Like every child growing up I had dreams. Dreams of winning Olympic gold medals, of being a famous actor, of being liked by my peers. None of those happened, and probably will never happen, but all is not lost. 1.048 palabras más

Bolivia Cholita Mountain Climbers

Photos by Juan Karita

At first glance, the indigenous Bolivian women don’t look much like mountain climbers, with their colorful, multilayered skirts and fringed shawls. 1.494 palabras más


Life at 4000m above sea level in La Paz...

It was a good job my legs were slightly recovered as Isla del Sol offered a viewpoint an hour hike up to the top of the island… I’m a sucker for a good view so I put my poor legs through it. 376 palabras más


La Paz : Where the Unbelievable is Reality

July 23, 2015

We determined the best way to see and appreciate La Paz would be to do a walking tour of the city. After a nice slow morning we made our way down to Plaza San Pedro at 11 am to meet and do the Red Cap walking tour (only 3$/person!). 1.511 palabras más


La Paz, Bolivia

La Paz is one of the highest big cities in the world, resting in a big bowl of land and the surrounding hillsides at between 10,500 and 13,500 feet.  797 palabras más


A strange place called Bolivia

Since Garrett and I had a good experience with Peru Hop we decided to book our bus to Bolivia with their newest venture, Bolivia Hop. We got a discount because we had taken Peru Hop, which meant that the entire bus ride from Cusco to La Paz (including stops in Puno and Copacabana with boat tours in both places) only costed $59 per person. 1.989 palabras más

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