La Paz, Bolivia February 4th 2007 So we finally made it to La Paz. I don´t Boleevya I hear you say (I couldn´t resist at least one of my corny South American puns). You´d be hard presssed to call this a pretty city but the location and overview is as spectacular as I have seen. Wandering the streets and even climbing the stairs in our hostel is a chore. At 3800 metres give or take a metre there´s apparently a few basic rules ... read more
South America » Bolivia » La Paz Department » La Paz 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
Gary and Penny, from the beginning... Again. Round the world for a year in 07 and we've decided it's time once more. So packing up the house, the jobs, selling the cars and up up and away, this time with no return ticket and no fixed itinerary. A smidgin reckless, sure, but what the hell. May as well indulge in a few passions before the last great journey in who knows when.
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