Hotel Victoria Resort
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- Swimming pool
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... excavated sites, massive Incan ruins of maize storehouses. We stood at a gorgeous lookout spot with a view of the many different regions of Bolivia including Cochabamba, Lake Cotapachi, Santa Cruz, Sucre, Potosi, Oruro, and La Paz. Mr. Pereira explained the brief history of the region from the prehistoric Tiahuanaco empire until present day Bolivia. We learned about the vast Incan empire, called Tawantinsuyu, with its complex road network, high speed "chaski" runners/messengers, ...
... was slower with numerous speed cameras policing the 80 kph speed limit. This limit presumably set to reduce the incidence of wild life accidents. We saw two dead alligator like creatures.
Thursday morning saw a more leisurely start. Off to the border just after 8 am. A bit slow at the Brazilian border as the border offices are only open from 8:30 and the locals create long queues before then. Away to Bolivia by 9:30 just 100 meters away. Immigration went well and then we ...
... departure on the 4th.
Our party consisted of Greg and Sue (Tasmania), Jeff (Brisbane), Roger (Canada), Mark (London), Arjan (Netherlands) plus Cory and support Álvaro. A fantastic group that worked together really well!
The tour turned out to be much more than the Dakar Rally. We covered some 2,000 km, much of which was on gravel and some that was quite challenging to ride in the wet. We visited Ville Grande (Che Guevara’s ...
Last day, hurray! Dry too, so Anya & I got everything done in good time – finally a day with no major dramas and finally Willy agreed to let her stroke him, so she was more optimistic about the days to come without me to help.
Had a short lunch in order to do some last chance photography and got some shots of the squirrel monkeys and ...
Another very cold night - had to sleep in several layers and hat & gloves again! Stupid squirrel monkeys had thrown away the blankets we gave them and sat shivering on the branches.
Anya not well, so a tough day especially as some didn’t want to leave their cages, and had to work around them – doing the family on my own, with all 4 wanting to jump on me was a challenge!
Still tired after yesterday and before, but as ...