#day227 – travelling as Tereza

Buying a bus ticket is always fun. Every time a real experience. If you are thinking we have a lot bus companies in Europe you have to come to Southamerica. There’s almost no railway system, means the main transportation vehicle is the bus. Hence they’ve dozens of bus companies. Pah, millions! And every single company […]

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#day226 – Ritter Sport 50% off

Damn, there are days when everything is going wrong. Today is such a day. First we wanted to get a night bus back to La Paz. Not possible right now. Hence we have to take a day bus and change the bus somewhere additionally. A bit beach would have been a worthfully replacement. No sun […]

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#day224 – new travel reading

Believe it or not. I’m carrying a book around Southamerica since Uruguay and didn’t read one single page so far. There’re different reasons for. First, it looks like there was always something better to do. Means I was never so bored that the only option was reading a book. Second, I use waiting times and […]

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#day223 – Iquique beach time

Apart from Paraguay, Bolivia is the only country in Southamerica without a coast. The problem was that after our freezing cold Uyuni tour there we wished nothing more than a beach. A little relaxing break. A travel time out. We made the plan to head to Arica. A half nice beach town in the highest […]

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#day222 – Salar de Uyuni workout

Finally. The day of the day. I’m visiting Salar de Uyuni. On day 222 of my project. One day before I’m in Southamerica for a quarter year. Great coincidences. Seems like I arranged it, but I didn’t. I swear. Salar de Uyuni is indeed something special. A landscape, which is not comparable with everything else that […]

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#day221 – sleeping in a salt hotel

The last night before we’re visiting the salt lake we’re sleeping in a salt hotel. Salt hotel means everthing is made of salt. Walls, tables, chairs, wardrobes and even our beds. It’s unfortunately not really cozy, since it’s cold and a bit hard. But it’s for sure the best preparation for our trip tomorrow, for […]

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#day220 – Laguna Verde

The second day of our tour to Uyuni was great. We spent the whole day in a national park close to the Chilean border and have done and seen a lot. A thermal bath in natural hot springs, up on 5000 meters to climb through a geysers field and walking around three different kinds of […]

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#day219 – on the way to Uyuni

It’s time for one of my trip’s biggest highlights – the salt lake Salar de Uyuni. Well, actually right now I can’t believe it’s going to be my personal highlight of the trip since there’re so many highlights, but people use to say it’s one of the must sees in Southamerica. We’ll see. Sure, I’m […]

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#day218 – enjoying Tupiza village life

We needed a little recovery break today. The altitude, the cold, another night in the bus…We have been a bit exhausted and just wanted to relax. It looks like there’s no better place on earth than Tupiza. A tiny little village, from where we’re going to start out tour to the salt lake tomorrow. That’s […]

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