Bolivia

Food in Bolivia

We spent three wonderful weeks in Bolivia: we saw very diverse landscapes with the desert, high mountains, salt desert, colourful lagunas, silver mine, beginning of the rainforest, wonderful lake… Also, we met very nice people during these days. And we visited a part of only two departments (Potosi and La Paz) out of the 9 […]

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On the North coast of Titicaca lake

27th to 31st March
Thursday 27 March
We get up at 6h30. After having gone to bed at 2h30, the night has been very short. And why get up so early? Because Cristian (so many Cristian around here, now it’s the owner of the Casa de Ciclistas) proposed to take us up to El Alto where he […]

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So many things to do in La Paz

23rd to 26th March
Sunday 23 March
We arrive in La Paz at 7h in the morning. There is no café open yet to take breakfast, so we go directly to the Casa de Ciclistas. The owner of the house, Cristian, is fond of touring cycling, and has open his house to the travellers, for a very […]

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Development and Environment in Bolivia

In order to learn about the situation of development and environment in Bolivia, we meet the responsible of the NGO Fobomade.

Fobomade (Foro Boliviano sobre Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo) is an NGO, working about the environment and the development of Bolivia. They are a small organisation, publishing a few books a year, and very engaged in […]

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Visits in Uyuni and Potosi

19th to 22nd March
Wednesday 19 March
Today is our rest day in Uyuni. We enjoy to clean the bikes (in half an hour, they did it for us, for an amazing result, and 1€ per bike! For cleaning the chain, they used a king of Karcher throwing diesel at high pressure, wonderful), visit the city, try […]

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Extreme biking between San Pedro and Uyuni

10th to 18th March
Monday 10 March
We get up at 6h30. It’s still dark outside. We have breakfast in the patio of the hostel, and we get ready to leave. In the end, we only stayed one night in San Pedro, and we did not take time to visit the wonders of nature around! but all […]

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