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SUCRE  

SUCRE

SUNNY SUCRE

June 20th 2007
After a quick stop in La Paz to find myself a new camera I jumped onto another bus and headed east this time to a town called Sucre. Sucre was where the declarion of independance occured and was once the policitical capital of Bolivia before La Paz took over the title as capital city. The Supreme Court is still found in Sucre and the town still holds importance within Bolivia. I had been told tha ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Chuquisaca Department » Sucre

Bolivian Flag Bolivia, named after independence fighter Simon BOLIVAR, broke away from Spanish rule in 1825; much of its subsequent history has consisted of a series of nearly 200 coups and counter-coups. Comparatively democratic civilian rule was established in 1... ... read more
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