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Living in La Paz, Bolivia: Part 2, The City

The city of La Paz is amazing. Located in Bolivia, and lying at an elevation of roughly 3650m, it is one of the most diverse and exciting cities I’ve ever visited. 1,138 more words


Bolivia tiene todo listo para sus próximos compromisos

El entrenador Xabier Azkargorta reveló la lista de 20 convocados para los duelos ante Ecuador y México. En la lista, hay sólo un jugador que se desempeña en el extranjero. 190 more words


Welcome to the jungle... Exploring the Bolivian Amazon

The Amazon jungle, the lung of the world covers over 40% of the huge South American continent and crosses through 9 countries. Being the largest jungle in the world we had quite a few options of where to experience the Amazon during our trip through South America. 2,285 more words


What We All Can Learn From Homeless Youth

The homeless youth of Cochabamba in Bolivia have taught me several things I never could have learned attending the university. Do you believe me when I say that? 336 more words


Resources and the New Developmentalism

By Paul A. Haslam*

Resource nationalism is driving the most significant shift in Latin American development policies of the past decade.  It is rarely talked about yet is constituting a new developmental model that is being adopted by governments of diverse ideological inclinations.  452 more words


Privatize Water!

In recent days reports have been coming out about authorities’ struggle to battle a water shortage in Brazil’s two major cities of Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. 522 more words


Isla del Sol

After an hour and a half boat ride Saturday morning, we arrived on Isla del Sol. Our plan was to stay at “Las Cabañas” and we lucked out finding the place because we happened to find the owner by the docks. 498 more words