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Weather and Climate in Bolivia

Weather and Climate in Bolivia

Consisting of temperate valleys, semi-arid highlands, humid jungles and balmy lakeside villages, Bolivia’s weather differs greatly depending on the altitude and topography of the region. Because most of the country is situated at a high elevation, temperatures...
12 Unmissable Tourist Attractions In Bolivia

12 Unmissable Tourist Attractions In Bolivia

One of the most secluded and underrated travel destinations in the world, Bolivia is a country like no other. Offering up surreal landscapes, unique cultures, fun-filled festivals, vibrant cities, bustling markets and adrenaline pumping activities, it’s not a...
Papas Rellenas Recipe

Papas Rellenas Recipe

Papas Rellenas is a Peruvian dish eaten throughout the Andes. Literally meaning “stuffed potatoes”, papas rellenas consist of a ball of mashed potato which is stuffed with a filling, battered and deep-fried. Preparation of the dish varies slightly from place to place....
Bolivian Buñuelos Recipe

Bolivian Buñuelos Recipe

Buñelos are a popular snack throughout Latin America. While they can be eaten at anytime, Bolivian tradition sees them eaten on Christmas morning with syrup and hot chocolates. Here’s a recipe for these tasty treats.   Ingredients: 2 tsp yeast 1 tsp anise 1 tsp...
Concordia Tunnel Between Bolivia and Pacific Ocean

Concordia Tunnel Between Bolivia and Pacific Ocean

A sore point in Bolivia’s history is the loss of access to the Pacific Ocean. Prior to the War of the Pacific (1879-1883), Bolivia extended all the way to the ocean. But the war saw the coastal land fall into Chilean hands. Ever since, Bolivia has sought to...
Is Bolivia South America’s Best Backpacking Destination?

Is Bolivia South America’s Best Backpacking Destination?

Backpacking and Bolivia are a match made in heaven. The unique country is mind-blowingly beautiful, culturally diverse, cheap to travel in and easy to navigate. There is no denying that Bolivia has been through tough times in the past, enduring wars and widespread...