Salar de Uyuni

Bolivian Expectations: Hostels

backpacking

As I was preparing for traveling through Bolivia, I noticed that there was very little information on what I might find there. I know that not knowing what to expect and figuring it out upon arrival can be part of the fun of travel. But sometimes a little preparation allows you to make the most […]

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Laugh to Keep from Crying

Bolivia
Salar de Uyuni - Salt Mounds

August 11, 2009 As we approached Uyuni, I could see light peaking through the curtain. I pushed it back so I could wipe the water off the window. But the water didn’t move. It wasn’t water, it was ice. It had literally been a freezing cold night.  Needless to say, no one on the bus […]

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