Stuck in La Paz and Beatiful Isla del Sol May 17th 2006 When I was in Uyuni, I 'lost' my wallet while waiting at a bus station....No Big deal, I still had my moneybelt with my creditcard and pasport.
I asked my parents to send the bankcard to the dutch embassy, and I thought everything would be OK 2 weeks later. While waiting in La Paz for my bankcard....is still not here.....the worst thing happened.
After walking at the local marked I discovered ... read more
South America » Bolivia » La Paz Department » La Paz 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
Hey I'm Matt from Holland (25). I love to travel and by this way, you may understand a bit why.
After working as a tourguide in Norway and Canada for a couple months, I just started traveling in Latin America. From Cancun, Mexico I follow the Maya Route down to Panama. From there I will go to Patagonia to do some camping and outdoorsports!!
2 years ago I started travelling, to Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia (incl. Borneo),Thailand,Laos and Cambodia. I loved being in the nature, hiking, camping, surfing, diving and so much more. Met so many friendly and great people....and you know what... full info