Bolivia, Destinations, South America

An update from Bolivia

September 12, 2011

So here I am in La Paz, Bolivia after nearly a month in Peru, enjoying the sunshine and wondering why it is that I’m feeling so breathless here, despite having spent the last several weeks at not much lower altitudes.

I’m nearing the end of my travels through Latin America and still have so much to tell you, like…

…conquering (sort of) my fear of heights in Costa Rica

…the epic night bus to Panama City

…clambering backwards up walls in the Ecuadorian Amazon

…becoming obsessed with Peruvian cuisine and the perfect chocolate brownie

…being taken to hospital in a Peruvian ambulance

…and conquering (most definitely) the Inca Trail to Machu Pichu. 

Megan at the Sun Gate, Machu Pichu, Peru

And that’s just for starters.

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12 Comments

  • Reply Claire September 12, 2011 at 8:45 am

    All of these tales sound quite intriguing 😉

  • Reply Tijmen September 12, 2011 at 8:33 pm

    Sounds like you some great stories that you still have to share with us :). Did you go biking again in Peru, or was the hospital visit related to something else 😛

    • Reply MeganRTW September 15, 2011 at 9:15 am

      Nooo, no biking! My hospital visit: yet another animal in Latin America took issue with me.

  • Reply Romana September 13, 2011 at 2:29 am

    Hi Megan, you’re looking great. So, you’re almost done with your adventures in South America? What’s next? Can’t wait to read all those stories and find out more about your plans.

    • Reply MeganRTW September 15, 2011 at 9:14 am

      Thanks Romana! Yep, very nearly done. I think I’ll be exploring the world a little closer to home in the near future…but as for next year, anything is possible!

  • Reply Andi of My Beautiful Adventures September 13, 2011 at 8:28 am

    Bolivia is one of my most favorite countries in the world! Can’t wait to hear more details about all of these mis/adventrues!

    • Reply MeganRTW September 15, 2011 at 9:13 am

      Hey Andi – mis/adventures is the right word 😀 Bolivia has been beautiful so far. Can’t wait to hit the salt flats in the next couple of weeks.

  • Reply Naomi September 13, 2011 at 7:43 pm

    There is nothing, NOTHING, like Peruvian food. 😉

    Can’t wait to read about it!!

    • Reply MeganRTW September 15, 2011 at 9:13 am

      It’s certainly much tastier than anywhere I’ve been in Latin America so far, Naomi! (Although to qualify that: I have NOT been to Mexico)

  • Reply GRRRL TRAVELER September 26, 2011 at 8:41 pm

    Sounds exciting! Can’t wait to hear about the hike! That trail is on my wish list. 🙂

  • Reply Bhikehike October 21, 2011 at 9:03 am

    Seen that you have a great adventure. And at next time have a great adventure best of luck for next time .

  • Reply kiwigram October 22, 2011 at 8:39 am

    I think you are a brave person walking the Inca trail to Machu Picchu. I took the train and bus and then stayed in the hotel up there.

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