Uyuni and the famous Salar de Uyuni July 25th 2010 We arrived at the border village of Argentina - Quiaca, 06 p.m.
Thomas' clock showed that we were roughly 3450 meters above sea level.
We didn't exactly need a clock to tell us that we were high up, it was getting really hard to breath!!
six o'clock in the morning so high up, is also equivalent with ice cold!! The incas stod huddled together in groups, wearing layer upon layer of woven carpets. ... 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