WEEK 10: CHILE San Pedro de Atacama > BOLIVIA Uyuni June 10th 2011 Thursday 5th May - Tuesday 10th May
We departed Salta early in the morning and it didn't take long before the bus started climbing the Andes once more, zig-zagging its way up the mountain pass. The views were spectacular but the sheer drops outside the window and the lack of safety barriers were a cause for concern, as were the two overturned lorries we passed! However, of more concern was ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Potosí Department » Salar de 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
Our big adventure began on 28th February 2011!!
We're taking on a 6 month tour of: South America, a short stop in India, and then on to SE Asia, before landing in our final destination Sydney, Australia!!... full info