A Slow Bus To Cuzco

It was a funny old day and in the end a well worthwhile trip. Morning began for me with a 6am start in Loki Hostel, La Paz. This meant I would miss the free breakfast that day, as it doesn’t start until 7am. I got a sharp taxi ordered from hostel to bus station (I Read more about A Slow Bus To Cuzco[…]

Santa Cruz De La Sierra (You’re Not That Far)

I’ll not lie and pretend that I know everything about this city and that I went into every museum and sampled the entire culture, because I didn’t! BUT, what I did do in Santa Cruz De La Sierra was stay overnight in a swanky FIVE STAR hotel for free of charge and end up adding Read more about Santa Cruz De La Sierra (You’re Not That Far)[…]

“Breathe The Pressure”: Potosi in Bolivia, The World’s HIGHEST City

I’m a fan of going to places “just to say you’ve been there.” I mean if you don’t like saying that, then why go anywhere? You might as well just get a cup of tea, sit in your armchair and watch James Bond movies. Either way, I believe the main reason I went to Potosi Read more about “Breathe The Pressure”: Potosi in Bolivia, The World’s HIGHEST City[…]

Backpacking in Bolivia: La Paz – The Height of Madness

Nuestra Senora De La Paz – It really is the height of madness. This city is basically a must see in my opinion. Bolivians themselves are not even sure if this is their capital city or not as that seems to be an accolade shared with lowly Sucre.   When we’re talking about La Paz, Read more about Backpacking in Bolivia: La Paz – The Height of Madness[…]

Almost A Real Zebra Crossing – The Wittiness of La Paz *

La Paz in Bolivia has some character and originality, I’ll give it that. This particular act of comedy, is pure genius, and to be honest I am surprised locals and travellers alike walk past with flinching an eye lid. It certainly had me in stitches. OK, so here’s the deal – in the UK a Read more about Almost A Real Zebra Crossing – The Wittiness of La Paz *[…]