Another Bus ride, luckily a short one this time from Copacabana to la Paz. At one point you have to cross lake Titicaca to carry onto La Paz so everone has to get off the bus and get on a tiny boat to cross whilst the bus goes over on a barge on its own. No big ferries here!! The tiny boat we got over had seen better days and you could actually see the water below you through the broken floor! Funny though! We arrived in La Paz and jumped in a taxi to our Hostel...
Sam and Jenny in South America
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We were a bit apprehensive about going to Bolivia after stories we heard about some political goings on. But apparently all the trouble was in the North and heading to la Paz shouldnt be a problem. So our first stop was a flying visit to Copacabana to catch the boat to Isla Del Sol on Lake titicaca. When we arrived we know there would be a walk to our hostel as there is no cars on the island but no one told us about the steps up to the main part of the village....