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Bolivia is the American Tibet - the highest and isolated
republic of this continent. This scenic landscaped
country managed to stay far from our modern society
influence. The several pictures I have taken in summer
1998 compose this site. This remote highland is hardly
unknown but serialise several unexpected records.
Click on one of the trip's toppic:
La Paz is the highest capital of the world. The million
of inhabitant is perched between a height of 2500m
and 4000m (8000 to 13000-ft.).
The region of Uyuni and South Lipez is a huge volcanic
desert with the famous Salar de Uyuni, which is the
world's biggest salt lake.
Potosi was the second biggest city of the world in
the 17th century because of the Cerro Rico, the silver
Hang on for a 2500m (8000-ft.) steep slope on the most
dangerous road of America!
5400m! (17700-ft.) This is the height of Chacaltaya
where nobody can save enough breath for skiing on the
word's highest ski resort.
Discover 2 cities completely different each other:
Copacabana and Sucre. One is a pilgrimage place bordered
by the Titicaca Lake. The other is the administrative
capital of the country.