Salt Lakes, Flamingos and Altitude March 21st 2006 Day 44 - Saturday 18th March
Salta -La Quaica
The longer version
We were met early by our guide, for the trip north to the Bolivian border. The choice of transport was a new model Hilux so Roger felt right at home. This one had a few more spotlights on though.
We headed north through the denser forest areas, passing through many towns, whose names we still ca ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Potosí Department » 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