What to do in Bolivia? In this article I will take you to Bolivia, share the most beautiful destinations, best places to visit in Bolivia and best things to do. I tell you about altitude sickness, traditions and beliefs, the best time to visit and safety. To make you excited about putting this destination on your bucket list and help you get the most out of your stay.
The Uyuni salt flat is one of the largest salt flats in the world and an absolute highlight in Bolivia. This immense white salt flat, together with the beautiful clear blue sky, is a view that will leave you speechless and you will never forget. The last 8 years I have been able to visit this unique area every year. In this article I ‘ll tell you everything you want to know about this natural wonder in Bolivia, the possibilities to visit the area, and the best insider tips based on my experiences over the years.
Most people know about the Incas and the Maya, but what about the mysterious Tiwanaku culture? Where the Maya and Incas only ruled for a couple of 100 years, the Tiwanaku empire existed for more than 3000 years. In this article I am taking you on a journey to the former capital of this empire: Tiwanaku, located in Bolivia.
Many people think La Paz is the capital of Bolivia, but that’s not the case. The official capital of the country is Sucre. And Sucre is one of the most beautiful cities in Bolivia. In this article you’ll read why it’s worth visiting this city and the 10 best things to do.
Is Bolivia safe to visit? How safe is Bolivia? I get these questions all the time. Bolivia is a country I was able to visit more than 20 times and got to know very well. With the necessary precautions, Bolivia is a wonderful country to travel through without any problems. Read here more about a safe trip through Bolivia and how to deal with protests and road-blocks.
Bolivia is also known as ‘the Tibet of South America’ and that is for a reason. The temperatures are much lower than you might think. In this article I’m telling you more about the best time to visit Bolivia and the best time to visit and go Bolivia salt flats.
La Paz has the largest cable car system in the world and nothing is more fun than using it! It’s a handy way of transportation if you’re going from A to B. And you will undoubtedly enjoy the amazing view! Find all information you need for exploring La Paz by cable car.
Just like in the rest of Bolivia you will find in La Paz countless shops, offering souvenirs. La Paz is also famous for its witch market. The city has some markets. And if you look a bit better, you will discover all kind of design stores. This is a list with my favorites places to shop and stroll around in La Paz.
Have you ever heard of a city called Potosí? A Bolivian city known for its mines and tragic history? It’s hard to imagine that this city once belonged to one of the richest and largest cities in South America, because of its flourishing mine industry. But today there is not much left. In this article I’m taking you to the almost exhausted mines of Potosí, a miners-market and the lord of the underground.
Potosí is the highest city in the world, located at an altitude of 4067m. A visit to this city should really not be missed! To dive into the history of this once bustling mining town. But also to explore the streets, markets, mines and to mingle with the locals. In this article I’m taking you on a journey to the highest city in the world: Potosí!