Monthly Archives: July 2012

  1. Breathless La Paz

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    July 31, 2012 by t4li

    La Paz is Bolivia’s capital city.  It is dirty, busy, steep, smoggy, and crowded.  And as far as I’m concerned, …
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  2. Tupiza to Uyuni: Four days of fotos locos

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    July 28, 2012 by Leah

    We knew we couldn´t visit Bolivia without doing the infamous Salar de Uyuni tour. We started in Tupiza. Our day …
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  3. Sucre: The Shelbyville of Bolivia

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    July 27, 2012 by Leah

    After our four-day, three-night tour of the Salar de Uyuni and other amazing high-altitude landscapes*, after three nights of sleeping …
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  4. Things I will no longer take for granted

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    July 24, 2012 by Leah

    After about a week in Bolivia, here are some things I will no longer take for granted: Central heating Insulated …
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  5. Our Border Crossing: Not a Cakewalk

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    July 18, 2012 by t4li

    Your trusty South American adventurers´ crossing from Argentina to Bolivia was, as could perhaps have been expected, somewhat fraught.  The …
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  6. Tilcara: How the worst first impression turned into the best day ever!

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    July 16, 2012 by Leah

    Tali and I arrived in Tilcara at 8 p.m. after a four-hour bus ride from Salta. (It should be noted …
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  7. Cafayate: Mountains, Mountains, Mountains

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    July 14, 2012 by Leah

    Greetings from North Argentina!  We arrived (as we´ve said) tired, hungry, and pretty sweaty from our marathon 20 hour bus …
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