Tarabuco Market

 Our arrival in Sucre on a Saturday turned out to be very serendipitous, as it allowed us to take a short bus ride over to the weekly Sunday market in Tarabuco.  Up until recently, this was a very trad... Read More...

Bolivia’s Railroad Cemetary

 On the final day of our tour, we headed towards our destination town of Uyuni. As we approached the edge of the salt flat we came across miners chipping blocks out of the surface and grinding the salt... Read More...

Salar de Uyuni

 Rising early the next morning to a steaming cup of the ubiquitous third world Nescafe,  we headed out towards what would be the highlight of the trip...the Salar de Uyuni.As empty as a newborn's i... Read More...

The Atacama desert of Bolivia

 After a final night of sleep in a comfortable bed, James and I climbed into a  pair of decrepit old Land Rovers with  drivers who spoke next to no English, and had an apparent case of chronic sleep de... Read More...