Salar de Uyuni trip

Thursday June 9, I left Potosi with three new people I’d met in the hostel : Barbara from Brazil, Christine from Germany and Christophe from Mauritius. We took the bus to the city of Uyuni, a four-hour journey. Uyuni isn’t the most interesting city; we needed to get there for the start of our three-day … More Salar de Uyuni trip

It’s worth a Potosi

On Tuesday June 7, I travelled from Sucre to Potosi with my English friends, Alice, Chris and Ian, who I’d met about a week earlier. The four-hour long bus trip costs 20 Bolivianos per person. Luckily, the road is good, with asphalt all the way up to the Altiplano. Potosi is the highest city in the world situated at 4,060 m above … More It’s worth a Potosi

The city of Sucre

The white city of Bolivia, Sucre, reminds me of Arequipa in Peru because of the architecture. In the city centre, all the buildings are white and built in a colonial style. Sucre is situated at 2,750 m high and is the constitutional capital of Bolivia. La Paz is the administrative capital and seat of government. The climate … More The city of Sucre