Puno To La Paz By Bus With Bolivia Hop


Adjacent to Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, is the city of Puno, one of Peru’s most interesting cities. Often overlooked for more famous destinations like Lima and Cusco, Puno actually has many charms of its own. Visitors can see beautiful and unique cultural attractions such as the Uros Islands (a series […]

Bolivian Cholita Wrestling


High in the hills above La Paz in its sister city of El Alto (the highest major metropolis in the world) visitors can find one of the weirdest, most interesting spectacles in Bolivia: the fighting cholitas. A theatrical, comedic show drawing inspiration from North American professional wrestling, this unique event has been gaining popularity since […]

5 Of The Best Singani Cocktails To Try In Bolivia


Tasting the local booze is one of the best (not to mention most enjoyable) ways for a traveler to experience a new country. The liquor of choice in Bolivia is a unique type of grape brandy called singani which is produced in the altiplano, an extensive area of high-elevation plateaus in the western portion of […]

Singani Bolivia: The Country’s National Drink


Singani is a distilled spirit made from the white Muscat of Alexandria grape which has been produced in Bolivia for nearly 500 years. Unlike pisco, its Peruvian cousin, singani has not been available outside of its traditional homeland until very recently. For this reason, tasting singani is a rare treat essential to any trip to […]

La Paz Guide: Killi Killi and Other Viewpoints


Sitting two miles above sea level in the Andes, the city of La Paz is the highest capital city in the world. It sits in a bowl of cliffs and peaks, with several prominent hills rising in the middle of the city. This gives the city a wealth of amazing views and lookout points known as “Miradores” in Spanish. Here is a La Paz Guide with the four best miradores there, and how to reach them.

The Death Road Cycle


Do you ever get the feeling that your trip in Latin America is just too safe? Are you a thrill seeker constantly looking for the next ultimate adrenaline rush? Are you willing to take real risks in your search for memorable experiences? If so, the infamous Death Road Cycle in Bolivia may just be the trip for you […]

Travel Copacabana: Lake Titicaca on Foot


A highlight of any trek through the Andes is the clear, sparkling waters of Lake Titicaca and the way you can Travel Copacabana. Lake Titicaca sits high in the Andes and is the highest navigable lake in the world, as well as the largest high altitude lake in the world and the largest lake in […]

The diverse wildlife in Bolivia

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Rugged and wild, with extreme altitudes and vast spaces of uninhabited rural land, Bolivia is one of the most biodiverse places on the planet. Its dramatic geography and climate – both of which vary greatly across the country – have led to the development of different ecosystems, allowing thousands of animal, bird, and plant species […]

Things To Do in La Paz, Bolivia

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Sitting at over 3,500 metres above sea level, not only is the city of La Paz dizzyingly high, but it is also the largest in Bolivia. Surrounded by towering mountains, this is an exciting, chaotic city where old and new collide. While at first glance this giant metropolis may not appeal to you, if you […]

Best Places to Visit in Bolivia 2017

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Looking for the best places to visit in Bolivia? You won’t have to look far. Bolivia is a country of contrasts. It is the most impoverished country on the South American continent, but what Bolivia lacks in wealth, it more than prospers in untouched, natural beauty. From towering, rugged mountains, to vast, windswept desert, to […]