The launch involves running yourself off of a hill. Its terrifying. Its kinda of like when you are a kid and you get to the top of the rollercoaster and you decide you don´t want to go down. "PLease please don´t make me jump off this hill, please!!"
Living and learning in Cochabamba June 13th 2007 Cochabamba, or Cbba, for short. We´ve had good times (paragliding, rock climbing, monkey in my shirt), we´ve had bad times (broken bike, attempted french-kiss from 80 yr old, chicha), but all in all its been good. I have been living a working in Cochabamba, Bolivia for about a month now. Its been relaxing, fun, and mostly a wonderful learning experience. The main attraction to Cbba is the cl ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Cochabamba Department » Cochabamba 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