Salt, Sand and Altitude May 27th 2010 We had quite an early start to our 3 day adventure across the Atacama Desert and Salt Flats of Bolivia. We arrived at the office charged and ready to go after removing the last of the sand from our bodies from the previous day´s sandboarding adventures (we still have sand falling out of our shoes now....a couple of weeks later!).
We piled into a mini van and shot out of San Pedro to the Argen ... 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