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Getting Around in Bolivia by Plane, Train and…

Getting around in Bolivia can pose some difficulties. Knowing your options and what to expect ahead of time can potentially spare you some additional aggravation. Always make sure to ask the driver whether the route…

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Why Travel to Bolivia?

Usually when someone says they’re traveling to South America, a trip to Bolivia isn’t the first place you’d expect them to list on their agenda, but that might be exactly why it’s worth the visit.…

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Bolivia 101: Where to Go in Bolivia

Roughly the size of Texas and California combined, The Plurinational State of Bolivia is divided into nine different political and geographic divisions called departments – similar to states in the US or provinces in Canada.…

When to Visit the Salar de Uyuni

Salar de Uyuni is the most visited destination in all of Bolivia. Maybe that's because you have to visit twice! The stunning region offers two distinct landscapes depending when you visit.  Deciding which time of…

Madidi National park

How to Get to Rurrenabaque, Bolivia

Madidi National Park is one of Bolivia’s natural treasures. Located in the heart of the Amazon River Basin, Madidi is one of the most biologically diverse protected areas in the world. A trip to Madidi…

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How to Get to Potosi, Bolivia

Potosi, Bolivia is said to be the highest city in the world. Founded in 1546 after the discovery of vast silver deposits, the city was home to the most productive silver mines in the world,…

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How to Get to The Uyuni Salt Flats

Salar de Uyuni, or the Uyuni Salt Flats, is the Bolivia's top tourist destination. Once a vast prehistoric sea, the salt – as thick as 170m is some areas – is all that remains. With…