Mosquitoes in Bolivia – How To Protect Yourself

Mosquitoes in Bolivia – How To Protect Yourself

While most tourists visiting Bolivia will remain healthy during their stay, insect-borne diseases, particularly those transmitted via mosquitoes, can be of concern when traveling in the country. The ubiquitous mosquito is most commonly found in low-lying tropical...
Review: Purifying Water With SteriPEN

Review: Purifying Water With SteriPEN

The most common health problem for travelers in Bolivia is “traveler’s diarrhea”, caused by nasty bacteria found in contaminated food and water. With tap water being unsafe to drink throughout most of the country, paying for bottled water in Bolivia is often the only...
Voltage, Frequency And Plug Requirements in Bolivia

Voltage, Frequency And Plug Requirements in Bolivia

When it comes to electricity in Bolivia there are two things that you need to consider before plugging in: Voltage & frequency Type of plug  Voltage and Frequency Most of Bolivia uses 220-230 volt outlets so you can use electrical/electronic devices brought...
The Only Packing List You Need For Your Trip to Bolivia

The Only Packing List You Need For Your Trip to Bolivia

A country of contrasts, trying to decide what to pack for Bolivia in terms of weather, leisure and security can be confusing. From personal experience, travel is so much more enjoyable if you pack light. Being able to place your bag in front of your feet on long bus...