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Bolivia’s Evo Morales Declares Total Independence from World Bank & IMF

(21Wire) Since Bolivian leader Evo Morales came to power in 2006, the country’s overall standard of living has risen.

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Lake Titicaca, The Altiplano and The Highest City in the World

After my nine-day break in Cuzco, I continued my journey on June 25, heading south towards the Bolivian Altiplano.

I joined Alex and Claudia who were biking into the same direction. 2,436 more words


An Inhospitable Beauty – Salar de Uyuni and Potosí

We left La Paz on a night bus to Uyuni. Waking up to the view of, well, not much really, made me realise what a remote part of the world we were travelling to. 932 more words


Letter from Elvis

I received a letter from Elvis earlier this month about his medical checkup.

Elvis is 6 and lives in Bolivia.

Elvis received his last medical checkup in May at the project with his mother. 132 more words

Salar de Uyuni (Salt Flats) Bolivia - video

Watch my video during a day trip from La Paz, Bolivia to the Salt Flats of Uyuni – video


Mummies in Cave at Salar de Uyuni (Salt Flats) Bolivia - video

Watch my video in a cave at Salar de Uyuni.  Mother, children mummified:


La Paz

City of two million inhabitants on incredibly steep slopes. A bustling, crazy hub where everything can be had. This is easily the city I’ve liked most in South America so far. 868 more words