Cima Argentum

Av. Villazon No. 239 , Potosi, Bolivia | Inn
Prices starting from $56.00

Travel Blogs from Potosi

Potosi is all mine

A travel blog entry by gaelstigant


... about £10 a day - all have huge balls of it stored in their cheeks like hamsters. I tried some at the marketplace and they basically taste exactly how you would imagine dried up leaves you find in your garden would taste. The alcohol, in an industrial-looking container, piqued my interest much more - but after a third of a capful I felt like my insides were being dissolved. And then, clad in some very fetching safety ...

The Gateway to hell "vale un Potosi"

A travel blog entry by coco89


... in Potosi all together and above all trying the amazing chocolate cake, that was very chocolaty, very very tasty and probably about 50 calories per bite but most importantly worth it. The football game had started in the meantime so that we followed the news on a live ticket and decided that the stats were suggesting a pretty boring game. So we only left the cafe to find the previously mentioned food and TV joint during halftime to finally find the La Casona Pub ...


A travel blog entry by ccchrissie


10am bus to Potosi – had a good chat with a young Brit while
waiting and then settled back to enjoy the views of the dry cactus strewn hilly
landscape scored through with quebradas, the prettiest steep canyon like dry
riverbeds through red earth. We climbed steadily across the high mesa to the
city, located at over 4000m, apparently the 2nd highest city in the
world after ...


A travel blog entry by chris-trip


... meters.

Meeting the miners in the tunnels was an interesting experience though; all of them had already been working up to 12 hours in the mines that day without seeing daylight once; and probably without having eaten at all. They all stay active by chewing coca leaves and by drinking very high percentage liquor while performing extremely *************e might call it superstitious or simply pagan belief, but all of the miners honour a devil as well as ...

Potosi, Bolivia

A travel blog entry by scottandcorrina


... by providing him with alcohol, tobacco and coca leaves. On our way out we met a cart of silver being pushed out by 4 men showing amazing strength and technique to get the cart up and around a corner with so much weight. The next morning Scott visited the roof of San Francisco church for some great views over Potosi. Then he checked out the main square and local markets before tasting the local Saltenas. That afternoon we departed for ...

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This inn, located on Av. Villazon No. 239 , Potosi, is near Potosi Mine and San Francisco of Potosi Convent and Temple - Convento y Templo "San Francisco" de Potosí.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good