At the Copa.. Copacabana...and arriving in Bolivia August 2nd 2008 Copacabana is not quite as we'd expected.. we'd imagined a lovely town nestled on the edge of Lake Titicaca.. in actual fact it's a bit run down, very touristy with not a lot to do! The plaza was the biggest let down as it's just a square where loads of buses park up but we were prepared to give it a go and see what we could experience while we were there...
We enjoyed a trip to the Isle Del S ... read more
South America » Bolivia » La Paz Department » Copacabana 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
Back in 2008 we took 21 months off work, rented out the house, found a foster home for Stuart (cat!) and ventured out to the big wide world. We saw as many places as we could fit in in the time we were on the road and returned home in February 2010 after a truly life changing and eye opening journey.
Our adventure lasted... 615 days!
After our return we fell into the routine of life back in the UK but have always planned to get back out there as soon as we could. It took a bit longer than we'd hoped but we did squeeze in getting married and a few holidays ... full info