Three day tour to the Uyuni salt flats! April 19th 2012 We only spent about a week in Chile as it was so expensive, and after La Serena we headed straight to San Pedro de Atacama to meet our friends for a 4x4 tour. We were a bit worried about the tour as we´d heard mixed reviews, but all accommodation and food was included which sounded good. The next morning we were picked up at 7.45 and driven to the Bolivian border in a mini bus, we thought it woul ... 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
After months of saving Hayden and I are finally leaving the UK today and heading to South America for (roughly) 3 months! We thought we'd set up this public blog and try our best at keeping every one up to date fairly regularly, adding photos along the way too! Our itinerary so far is Rio-Ilha Grande-Paraty-Sau Paulo-Iguazu, we then plan to visit Argentina, Chile, Bolovia and Peru... But we will see how long our money lasts!
Our blog is mainly for family and friends but we'll add a few tips about each place. Enjoy :)... full info