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We started our 3 day trip into Bolivia via a 1 hour bus ride from San Pedro to the Bolivian border (in the middle of no-where). Once we checked into Bolivia and got our passport stamps we hopped into a 6 passenger Jeep. The group we had on our tour were a great bunch of people, which is good because we all became very well acquainted with each …
Uyuni's claim to fame is its huge salt planes.12,000 sq km. The drive across these takes forever. 2-3 hours to get to one of the main islands in the salt.
With the rain much of the plane had a covering of water. Some mounds of salt sticking up above this, it looked just like an ice flow.
The tradition is to take odd photograph as …
Chers lecteurs et lectrices, je vous avais laissés le jeudi 4 avril en plein milieu du Salar d'Uyuni où nous avons bivouaqué.
Autant vous dire que ce fût une expérience absolument magique que de passer une nuit sur cette immensité blanche, plane, au beau milieu de nulle part où seuls le sifflement du vent et le sel qui craque sous nos pieds …
"I usually judge a country by the quality and quantity of it's wild dogs."
Rachel, fellow traveler
Monday 21st August 2011
It's been a long time since I had a chance to sit down and watch a film, but I'm a big fan of cinema. I've just been a bit too busy on the road to spend time getting lost in on-screen drama. …
Klockan pa 4.40, kanns som att vara tillbaka i verkligheten och vara tvungen att ga upp och jobba igen. Lite panik nar man vaknade forst, men den la sig ganska fort.
Carlos (var guide) hade dagen innan sagt att frukosten skulle serveras klokan 5.00 och avresa skulle ske 5.30, vi var val skeptiska till att schemat skulle halla (Bolivia ar inte …
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Nothing special about this place, just a decent place to stay for cheap in Uyuni. Paid 30 bolivianos for a single room and shared bathroom. Only, small, trouble spot was that the communal showers were only open for a few hours in the morning and a few in the evening - if the hotel is full it would be hard to get a shower.
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