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La Paz: What to do in La Paz, Bolivia

La Paz: What to do in La Paz, Bolivia

A sprawling city, La Paz is the highest capital city in the world.  At 3640 metres above sea level, it really does take your breath away!  Technically the constitutional capital remains Sucre but holds the seat of government so they still manage to claim the top spot.  I came to spend a day and night in La Paz before starting my overland tour from La Paz to Cusco. After spending a few blissful days of relaxation at Colibri Camping, I…

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Death Road Bolivia – The World’s Most Dangerous Road

Death Road Bolivia – The World’s Most Dangerous Road

The first time I went to La Paz in Bolivia I didn’t want to bike down the world’s most dangerous road.  I mean, who would want to ride down “Death Road”?!  The second time I went I still didn’t want to do it, but for some reason, I thought it would be character building or some crap like that. READ MORE ABOUT BACKPACKING IN BOLIVIA Besides, the North Yungas Road, to give it its real name, is no longer the world’s most…

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Colibri Camping & Eco-Lodge in La Paz Bolivia

Colibri Camping & Eco-Lodge in La Paz Bolivia

After my experience in Santa Cruz, I wasn’t looking forward to another Bolivian City.  I spent some time looking for quiet and peaceful places instead of party hostels in La Paz, and was thrilled when I found Colibri Camping!  Just outside the city, it was a perfect place to escape the crowds and relax in Bolivia, and if you are wondering where to stay in La Paz, it has to be here! READ MORE ABOUT BACKPACKING IN BOLIVIA From Sucre…

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