Advertisement
« previous next »
Sucre, Bolivia  
   

Sucre, Bolivia

Parque Cretácico Cal Orck´o
Sucre, Bolivia

January 16th 2010
We made it to Sucre in the afternoon on the 12th following a short 3 hour bus ride from Potosi. The city (also known as the City of Four Names - La Plata, Charcas, Ciudad Blanca (White City), and Sucre) was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO on December 13, 1991 due to its history and colonial architecture and was a nice place to spend a few days. We stayed at the ´Hostel Cruz de Popayan´w ... 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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.149s; Tpl: 0.008s; cc: 5; qc: 34; dbt: 0.0313s; 34; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.5mb