10 Interesting Facts About Bolivia

10 Interesting Facts About Bolivia

This beautiful landlocked country is often over looked by visitors to South America in favour of its more colourful and better developed neighbours. But for the fascinating culture alone,  Bolivia is well worth a visit. The country has enough idiosyncrasies to drive...
7 South American Countries, 142 Days, £33 Per Day

7 South American Countries, 142 Days, £33 Per Day

Let’s talk money! Since we left the UK the planner and organiser in me has been dutifully recording every penny that we have spent. To do this I use an App on my iPhone called ‘Trail Wallet’. It’s super easy to use as you can categorise each...
7 Reasons Why We Loved La Paz

7 Reasons Why We Loved La Paz

Before we arrived in Bolivia we were a little bit uneasy as we had read that La Paz was one of the most dangerous cities in the world and a little bit uninspired because various people we’d met had plenty of bad things to say about it. Most concerning for us was...
“Someone just p*ssed on my foot”

“Someone just p*ssed on my foot”

In the UK, there aren’t many people that consider taking a coach when travelling from city to city. We have a fantastic (although pricey) train network and generally when you weigh up the time benefits vs cost, train wins over coach. In South America coach...