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March 29th, 2012 | Bolivia

Out of Bolivia and into Peru…

By the time I had left La Paz, I figured that the remainder of the day would be straightforward… I had dealt with the traffic and the petrol “crisis”, so how much more excitement could there be ahead…?? Well, turns out there would be plenty of it…!! The road surface improved after the much pot-holed […]

March 28th, 2012 | Bolivia

Days in La (s)Paz….

The traffic from the day before, the cold weather; coupled with the flu I was battling, did not make for a pleasant entry into La Paz… The cold weather and high altitude, as well as daily rain showers while I was there, did nothing to improve my impression of the city…!! The cops were up […]

March 26th, 2012 | Bolivia

The Ride to La Paz…

My plan was to ride out of Chile and into Peru, and then try and get as close to La Paz as possible today… With a bit of luck, even make it all the way into the capital of Bolivia itself… I was packed and ready by 7.00 am, had a quick breakfast and then […]