Hotel Briggs

Address: Calle Washington 1206, Oruro, Bolivia | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Calle Washington 1206, Oruro, is near El Cristo de la Concordia, Toro Toro National Park, Laguna Angostura, and Amboró National Park.
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      Travel Blogs from Oruro

      33. Copacabana - La Paz - Oruro by Bus

      A travel blog entry by thomsontrolls on Dec 15, 2014

      17 photos

      ... our cards and the dollar exchanges - as with in Peru - were refusing to change our dollars as they had tiny rips in them. So frustrating. We therefore needed to get to La Paz ASAP to withdraw cash. We also needed to buy fuel for the stove and supplies for the Salar salt flats crossing, and we were worried that shops might not be open on Sunday. In addition, we weren't even sure if we could catch a bus from Tiquina, which would mean falling behind on our ...

      Bienvenidos a Bolivia

      A travel blog entry by upontheroof on Feb 01, 2014

      5 comments, 30 photos

      ... who studied the stars and planets by observing their reflection in a huge basin of water, which sat atop a sacred pyramid. Many of the stoned structures, that have been uncovered, are astronomically aligned, and it is thought that the Tiahuanaco's successful agricultural methods were supported by an intimate knowledge of the seasons. It was sobering to learn that it was severe drought, over a period of only fifty years, that eventually decimated this ...

      On to La Paz and Oruro

      A travel blog entry by jim.coates on Jan 10, 2014

      1 comment, 25 photos

      ... the side, arranging and organizing or whatever it is that they do. It was here I found out that the race was going to have a major center in Uyuni -- that all accommodation in that town was taken, and that, most difficult of all, the roads to and from Uyuni would be closed down for the duration.

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      Crossing Bolivia's Central Altiplano

      A travel blog entry by modernnomad67 on Aug 17, 2013

      26 photos

      ... as we get toward Potosi, the look of the American West without
      conveniences like fast food restaurants and modern service stations. We passed
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      named Oruro, where we stopped for lunch.

      When I was young my family had a World Atlas I used to study
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      A 165km/100 mile day

      A travel blog entry by gemandkory on Mar 02, 2013

      1 comment, 10 photos

      ... were on the main road, the traffic was fairly light and gave us as much room as they could as they passed us. We had room on the hard shoulder and rarely had to go on to the actual road with the traffic. We hoped that the road kept up for a long time in Bolivia, and didn't deteriorate too much as it got further away from La Paz.

      We stopped numerous times for snacks, we had roasted chicken and chips from a street stall vendor and then ...