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La Paz, Bolivia

Me and Josh getting very ill and then exploring a city rich with people, smells and sights!

sunny 15 °C

View of La Paz

View of La Paz

La Paz from the bridge

La Paz from the bridge

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Calle Santa Cruz building

Calle Santa Cruz building

Iglesia San Francisco

Iglesia San Francisco

Plaza San Fransisco

Plaza San Fransisco

Witches market - you can buy anything from good luck charms to medicine for illnesses here, oh and of course llama foetuses

Witches market - you can buy anything from good luck charms to medicine for illnesses here, oh and of course llama foetuses

Ladies in traditional dress selling fruit - note the Bowler hats that are too small and just balance on their heads, Josh is fascinated by these!

Ladies in traditional dress selling fruit - note the Bowler hats that are too small and just balance on their heads, Josh is fascinated by these!

Plaza Murral - our hostel was close to here

Plaza Murral - our hostel was close to here

Protest in Plaza Murral

Protest in Plaza Murral

Plaza Murral at night

Plaza Murral at night

VALLE DE LA LUNA:
Valle de Luna (Moon Valley)

Valle de Luna (Moon Valley)

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Church near Moon Valley

Church near Moon Valley

Had to have a photo of a dog

Had to have a photo of a dog

TIAHUANACO:
Tiahuanaco

Tiahuanaco

Heads of priests carved into the wall of the temple

Heads of priests carved into the wall of the temple

Sun gate

Sun gate

Tiahuanaco Monolith

Tiahuanaco Monolith

Tiahuanaco carving

Tiahuanaco carving

Sun calendar - this huge sacred site has parts that line up with the sun at different parts of the year = an enormous calendar

Sun calendar - this huge sacred site has parts that line up with the sun at different parts of the year = an enormous calendar

The sky at Tiahuanaco

The sky at Tiahuanaco

Posted by BlondSuzie 17:34 Archived in Bolivia

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