The worlds most dangerous road is still in action... November 14th 2006 Driving into La Paz was like driving into vehicle mayhem. Something noticeably consistent about South America is they have no road rules and a licence to drive is not required!
A very smoggy city with 1.4mil Bolivians on to the roads all at once, whether by vehicle or foot, they are begging, selling, tooting horns at one another, whistling...it was quite a change from Lake Titicaca and the mounta ... read more
South America » Bolivia » La Paz Department » Yungas Road 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
Feb 2002 moved to London, England.
After 5 years of living in the wonderful concrete jungle city of London, l’ve decided home is where the heart is and return to family and friends in Melbourne
BUT, not before spending two months discovering a magnificently cultured continent like South America. High mountains, lost cities, wild rainforests and if the language alone doesn’t make you melt inside, sexy Latino music and samba dancers will send you into exhilaration!
Here is my travel journal (a little late l know but better late than never eh!) l will keep it updated throughout my j... full info