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The presidentīs face is everywhere. On every billboard, at every construction site (of which there a many - we drove through miles of semi-finished houses on the way here), on every imaginable public works project: here he is in a hard hat; here he is proclaiming the expansion of the airport; here is his face, six foot high, on just about everything.
Bolivia has had an unstable political history and the election of Evo Morales has done little to change ...
... Coroica and a swim in their pool, beer in hand (Ric). Bus strikes delayed our plans to go to Lake Titicaca so we had a couple of extra days in La Paz before we would try to go straight to Cusco for our inca trek starting in a few days time. We were recommended to do a tour to Mount Chacaltaya which we did on our last full day. There were amazing views of the surrounding mountains and La Paz all the way up and once we were up there (at 5400m) the view ...
... as the locals are not as friendly as others in South America, which I found out when a Cholita who sold car parts threatened me with a metal bar when I was pointing my camera at her stall. The Cholitas, the women in Bolovia characterized by their large skirts and hats are extremely strong and show their marital status by the way they are wearing their hat (straight = married or taken, lopsided = available or widowed). Since these women look ...
... lazy day ended that evening when everyone came back from their cycle and we decided to hit the town for our final night in La Paz. We went to route 36 and mongo's and had such a fun night! We sung together when the music was turned off at around 3am and belted out some of the ...
... Potosi. It was interesting to compare our first hand experience to that of those that filmed the movie. We thought they exaggerated the situation more so than it was. Conditions are tough, don't get me wrong, but the film portrayed it as child slave-like labour.
Our final day in the chilled out city of Sucre consisted of a verb-heavy Spanish lesson in the morning followed up by catching up with two friends we'd meet over a month ago in Mendoza; James ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBoutique Eco Resort and Spa Allkamari La Paz
The view from this resort are amazing and the location of the resort is magnificent, The service in the resort however, is poor which is a shame given this place has so much potential
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