Author: Max Hodge

Salar de Uyuni: Your Guide to the Bolivian Salt Flats

Your Travel Guide to the Bolivian Salt Flats What are the Bolivian Salt Flats? There are very few places in the world that can rival the natural beauty of Salar de Uyuni, which deservedly sits right at the top of most people’s South American itinerary. Not only is there the stunning spectacle of the Bolivian salt flats themselves to admire, the area is also home to mesmerizing colored lakes and the awe-inspiring Andean Mountains, which combine to create an unforgettable landscape. The salt flat here in Bolivia is the largest in the world, covering an area of around 11,000...

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Ciudad Perdida: A Guide to the Lost City of Colombia

  A Brief History of Ciudad Perdida The journey from El Mamey to the Lost City is an experience that is likely to live with you forever, as you stride out along the slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and allow your surroundings to transport you back to the 14th century. Ciudad Perdida is one of the largest pre-Colombian towns ever to be discovered and only recently resurfaced in 1972, when tomb robbers stumbled across it. Since then it has had a rather turbulent welcome back to the world and for many years the area was at the center of...

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