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Ornithology class bird outing to Potosi Point

On occasion, I have the opportunity to go on bird outings with my Ornithology class. We are required to write and submit three field journal entries as part of the course, whether it be from our own observations or during a class outing. 1,030 more words

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A night at 4500m


  • Uyuni – Potosi

Our bus pulled in to Potosi’s bus terminal about 8pm with the four of us crossing our legs in the hope that we could hold on for a toilet. 657 more words

4,090 Meters Up to Potosí

We definitely noticed the change in altitude after arriving in Sucre (elevation 9,220 feet), but decided to test our lungs even more by traveling to Potosí, one of the highest cities in the world (elevation 13,420 feet). 859 more words


In the middle of the mountains, on an altitude of 4,067 above the sea level, Potosí is definitely worth a stopover between Uyuni and Sucre. Potosí used to be a rich city because of the silver discovered in the mountain mines in the middle of the 16th century. 529 more words


Potosi, Bolivia: high altitude in a cute little town

Potosi is the highest city in Bolivia and boy didn’t I know it. the struggle walking around was immense as I was constantly out of breath. 774 more words


The Beer Archives: Potosi Holiday Bock, December 2014

So… here’s the thing about this. My original design for this beer was deemed a bit much for a family crowd. I was “working blue,” apparently. 104 more words

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