Bolivia: The white city shines
New Zealand Herald
In the first half of my Bolivian adventure we traversed all the sights of La Paz, and acclimatised to the 3500 metres induced altitude, caught a Bolivian Airlines jet to the fast-growing town of Uyuni, took a four wheel drive onto the Salar salt flats ...
Live Well for $1200 a Month in Up-And-Coming Bolivia
They rent fully furnished apartments, travel to neighboring cities, eat out regularly, and attend cultural events. Internet, cable TV, and even maid ... Part of the reason those utilities stay low is because Bolivia's highland regions are comfortably ...
Tango in Argentina, Shah Rukh Khan in Bolivia, Incan culture in Peru: South America travel diary
After this first impression of the Bolivian altiplano (especially during our tour of Salar de Uyuni), Sucre came as a complete surprise. Expats, mainly Europeans were everywhere, especially in areas around the main square. Bars and restaurants were at ...
New York Times
In the Mountains of Bolivia, Encounters With Magic
New York Times
... los Frailes, a serrated sub-range of the Andes in south-central Bolivia. Despite her remote location, the ill and the injured make their way to her door, traveling for hours or even days to get there. ... Chaunaca is on a well-established trekking ...
Bolivia: The wild, weird and unadulterated country no one talks about
There's more to the country than its capital (though La Paz, confusingly, is only the administrative capital, while Sucre is the legal capital). In the far west lies Lake Titicaca, and the town of Copacabana, from which the famous Brazilian beach takes ...
Los Angeles Times
Bolivia's raw beauty calls to travelers looking for adventure
Los Angeles Times
If you want high-end luxury travel, this is not the country for you. But if you ... Despite our fears, we were able to do it all, plus spend five days at Lake Titicaca and Isla del Sol, and a night in Sucre, Bolivia's capital known for its whitewashed ...
Homestays and rural ways: Flora Baker savours Bolivia – in pictures
I'm a travel writer from London who spent 18 months volunteering in South America. In Bolivia, I volunteered at a rural library project in the village of Morado K'asa, two hours from the constitutional capital Sucre, where traffic jams consist of cows ...
'We are in shock': historic Bolivia drought hammers homes and crops
Five other cities face severe water shortages. Bread, a key staple here, is increasingly scarce and many hospitals are working at half capacity, suspending non-emergency surgeries and dialysis. In the poor neighborhoods of southern Sucre, taps have run ...
Alexis Carey's horrific journey from being diagnosed with Zika virus in Bolivia
I was in a dodgy hospital in Sucre, Bolivia with a nasty rash and a fever after having spent the past two and a half months travelling through Brazil's Zika territory. The doctor insisted on admitting me on the spot, and I was too weak to argue. Before ...
Magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Padilla, Bolivia
The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck near Padilla, Bolivia on Tuesday. The quake hit at 10:09 AM local time at a depth of 597 kilometers. There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from ...
Bolivia earthquake: Strong tremor strikes east of Sucre
Alternative names for Sucre, Chuquisaca, Bolivia: