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Click & connect

As I was waiting for the bus in the station in Potosí, I spotted another lady who seemed to be travelling alone, obviously not a Bolivian. 575 more words


Sand Roads to Salt Roads, Bolivia

From sand road to salt road; the Salar de Uyuni beckoned. The iconic image of Bolivian travel, the salt flats of Uyuni are a white moonscape, stretching for hundreds of kilometres in every direction. 1,122 more words

Potosi - between silver and dust

At 4800m above the sea level lies the highest city in the world – Potosi.
More than 500 years ago it used to be the world’s richest city because it practically exists on a gold and silver mountain, which even after five centuries of exploitation still has minerals to give to the world. 690 more words


Misión Potosí😼

Salí de casa un jueves en la mañana con el objetivo de llegar a Potosí antes del anochecer, pero como siempre hay cosas que uno no espera haha😅 369 more words


Peru & Bolivia - 2/3

Crossing to another world within this one: Isla del Sol, Uyuni, Potosi, Sucre and La Paz

There I was, making the bus choice to cross from Peru to Bolívia. 1,902 more words


Day Sixteen - Movin' On

09h00: I woke up this morning with a pleasantly homey feel.. crushed into a small corner of my bed. Apparently when you invite a Tom for dinner in Bolivia, he makes free with your bed. 462 more words

Day Fifteen - Casa Real de Moneda, la Catedral y Convento San Francisco

15h45: I’m on a tourist roll today! I have visited the Casa de Moneda and la Catedral, and am now waiting to tour the Convent. I’m thinking I might even do a bit of tourist shopping to finish off the day. 737 more words