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Bicycle Touring Through Bolivia: A Journey Through the Altiplano and Central Highlands

Bicycle touring through Bolivia can be a challenging but rewarding experience that takes you through some of the country’s most breathtaking landscapes and cultural heritage sites.

A Walking Tour of Bolivia’s Copacabana

For those who love the great outdoors, Copacabana, Bolivia and Lake Titicaca offer a range of activities, including hiking, fishing, and water sports. There are also a number of beautiful beaches and natural hot springs in the area, making it an excellent destination for those seeking relaxation… or a good soak in some really warm water.

Walking in El Alto Bolivia

Bolivia’s Most Dangerous Hood – El Alto

After a few miles, the streets slowly became more crowded, and I was greeted by the sounds of a carnival in full swing. There were vendors, food stalls, and people. I was surrounded by the vibrant energy of the city. I wandered through the crowds, taking in the sights and sounds of the carnival and feeling the city’s pulse.

Cycling Across Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia

Cycling across Salar de Uyuni on my Surly Ogre bicycle was a once-in-a-lifetime experience I will cherish forever. It was a challenging yet rewarding adventure that allowed me to experience the magnificence of the natural wonder and learn about the region’s culture and history.

Valle De Las Animas

Located in the heart of Bolivia’s Andes Mountains, the Valle de las Animas is a breathtakingly beautiful region that is steeped in history and surrounded by stunning natural beauty.

Cyclist Uyuni, Bolivia

Cementerio De Trenes Uyuni Bolivia

As I set out on my solo journey from the tourist area of Uyuni, Bolivia, to the Cementerio de Trenes, I couldn’t help but feel excitement and nervousness. The trip promised to take me through a dusty, rundown, and at times, scary neighborhood. I was eager to experience a different side of Bolivia that is often overlooked by tourists.

Cholita Wrestling

If you’re looking for a unique and entertaining experience while in Bolivia, look no further than Cholita Wrestling in El Alto. This colorful and high-energy event combines traditional wrestling with Bolivian cultural elements, making for a truly unforgettable experience.