Walking in the Footprints of Giants October 7th 2011 Rob Writes
Taking a taxi to Sucre wasn’t as easy as we thought, purely because we cannot speak Spanish. We knew a couple who stayed at the same hostel as us in Potosi had managed to get a taxi to Sucre for $100Bs (£10) but when we arrived at the taxi rank and proposed this price the taxi drivers practically laughed in our faces, wanting a total of $160Bs. After about ten minutes of no ... read more
South America » Bolivia » Chuquisaca Department » Sucre 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
On 1st September 2011 we will start living the dream for approx 13 months. Giving up our jobs in this economy may seem crazy to some but life is for living and for us, seeing our world is life.
We are Tina (30) from Glasgow and Rob (23) from Grimsby. We both live in Glasgow.
Our planned itinerary goes a bit like this.
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