Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

 

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Bolivia certainly is an interesting country to travel.

It has quite a lot to offer, it has beautiful landmarks, very rich culture, colourful cities and generally, things to look at.

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It is hard to miss Bolivia if you travel by land. And it is pointless to miss it, because you can cross the whole country in about $15.

Bolivia is one of the “true” backpacking experiences, which not many are probably ready for. All the complaints that we hear about “too touristy” places and even countries that are solely designed for “tourists” can be put on hold, because nothing like that exists there. Of course there are hostels and of course there are bus companies that cost more than a flight and take you from border to the border. But if you’re on limited budget, you would probably do the way locals do it. So you can forget about heating in your rooms, or barely warm water can be called Hot, you may not see vegetarian options listed on the menus in weeks and you might forget what supermarkets look like.

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