So we survived another Bolivian bus journey after a terrible nights sleep along the most bumpy road we have ever had the pleasure of travlling on (only 5% of Bolivia's roads are actually paved!!). We arrived early morning in Uyuni, the starting place of our much anticipated 3 day tour of the natural wonders of Southwest Bolivia. We headed off in our 4x4 jeep with 4 other travellers, and Lorenzo the driver along with his wife the Cook and toddler Diago, who is the...
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From Puno in Peru we crossed the border into Bolivia on our way to La Paz, driven by Bolivias answer to Michael Schumacher in an old style chicken bus! What should have been a lovely scenic journey around lakes and mountains turned into a journey where we feared for our lives...literally, after being merely 2 seconds from flying off the side of a cliff! Road works had caused another bus to stop around a blind bend on the edge of a cliff, and hurtling around the c...