Salar de Uyuni January 18th 2011 Had everyone wrapped in layers for the trip I believed would be freezing. The heater was unbearable people were down to singlets and shirts it was quite unpleasant. Uyuni is full to overflowing with touts hoping you will choose their tour company for your visit to the salt flats. They all seem to offer something very similar and I have heard of people on the same trip who have paid quite different ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Potosí Department » Salar de Uyuni 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
This blog is for family and friends to keep up with our travels (read as: let us brag and let dad know I'm not recklessly endangering his grandchildren) and for those researching their own trip as I know other's experiences were invaluable in my planning.
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