La Vie Bolivienne - Update July 20th 2008 Hello
Perhaps you´d wondered if I´d fallen off the continent or wandered into the Amazon jungle. Sorry I haven´t been keeping this up to date too often. It´s not that I haven´t had anything to report - more that I keep forgetting to write it up or when I decide to do it, something else comes up.
So where are we? Since I last wrote, I travelled to the east of the province of Santa Cru ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Chuquisaca Department » Sucre 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