Bolivia

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My Bolivia travels included a handful of days in culture-rich La Paz, followed by a trip to the Salt Desert and shores of Lake Titicaca. The landscape was inspiring, but was overwhelmed by the …

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Mirage on the Salt FlatsRio Apurimac in Peru, I thinkFlying into Bolivia from PeruJust a hint of the altitude that awaits meAirport at La PazLooking down on La Paz from El Alto
Lily pads in Guyana
Amazing waterfalls of Guyana According to the December 2013/January 2014 edition of National Geographic Traveler magazine, there are 20 must-see places for the year to come.  Comprised of …
Make Your Amazon Trip a Healthy One! Traveler's diarrhea (TD) is the most common ailment of visitors to Latin America. It's a good idea to ask your doctor for an antibiotic specifically for TD, as …
For an Amazon adventure trip everyone should pack accordingly. Except for the occasional internal flight, we'll be taking canoes, kayaks, jeeps, vans and our own feet between destinations. A …
Adventure Life's community grants provide funding for grassroots projects in the countries we visit. Grants have funded reforestation projects, youth festivals and education, operations at a …
La Paz, Bolivia is a bustling city of more than one million. In its heart, you could almost be forgiven for forgetting its third world status. Amongst the high rises you can even find a McDonalds. …
This 9,000 km (4680 sq mi) salt desert at an altitude of 3650m (11,970ft), is the largest salt flat in the world! It was once part of a prehistoric salt lake which covered most of southwestern …
Tarabuco is a small colonial town about 65 kilometers from Sucre. This Bolivian Woman Weavingtown is shaped by incredible cultural values and offers many rich experiences for the adventurous …
Miners offer cigarettes, bottled water and other gifts to El Tio for good luck. The legend tells that the Peruvian Indian, Diego Huallpa, was the original discoverer of the Potosi silver. One day …
HISTORY The first inhabitants of Bolivia were nomadic hunter-gatherers who came across the Bering Strait. It is commonly believed that these first Asian colonizers reached the South American …
Adventure Life trip to Bolivia's Salar de Uyuni featured in Outside Adventures Life's Bolivia Backroads trip was selected by Outside Magazine as the go-to trip for exploring Bolivia's stunning and …
Locals getting ready for the market
Travelers looking for bargains should look towards Latin America. Like our Guatemala Classico trip 6-days for $795 Last week, the New York Times did a feature on ways to save on your next trip, …
Madidi River, enroute to Chalalan Lodge in Bolivia
National Geographic Traveler's annual Stay List is out. For 2011, they focused on a region of the world we know a thing or two about -- South America. Three of Adventure Life's favorites are …

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