Category Archives: Bolivia

Between Paraguay and Argentina – Couch Surfing for a month.

I crossed Paraguay from Bolivia, across the Chaco with its gigantic fields and cattle. Plaines with no end. Then from Asuncion I followed Road 1 to Villa Florida, turned to Pilar and crossed to Argentina to go to Formosa for … Continue reading

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From Santa Cruz, Bolivia to Asuncion, Paraguay – July 2010

I spent too much time in Santa Cruz. First I waited four days on my return from Argentina because the owner of the farm that I was planning to visit was out in holidays. I used the time to update … Continue reading

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Last woofing in Bolivia… What a sad situation! July 2010

This is it! I went to my last woofing site in Bolivia. Strange enough, this is not even any longer a member of the WOOF Independents. I did not know that until I arrived there. The owner, who I contacted … Continue reading

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Crossing to Argentina – A week with the Gauchos, July 2010

I left Tarija early in the morning and arrived at the border by noon after crossing a very beautiful mountainous zone. I got my exit stamp from the Bolivian immigration office while chatting with the agents about the defeat of … Continue reading

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Tarija, Valle de la concepcion – A week at Valle D’ Vino, June/July 2010.

¿Si no vino a tomar vino porque vino? “If you didn’t come to drink wine, why did you come?” Of course we loose the words play with the translation! The trip from Santa Cruz lasted 20 hours, 4 hours more … Continue reading

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Woofing in Bolivia – A farm in the tropic of Cochabamba

I arrived here on May 1st 2010, although it could have been a day or two earlier. It’s hard to keep track of time. From La Paz, I got a bus to Cochabamba, a nearly 12 hours ride. I spent … Continue reading

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La Paz: Beautiful from afar, suffocating within.

I left Cusco, Peru on April 18. My next destination was Puno at about 7 hours away by bus. I arrived there in mid afternoon. My host at the guesthouse in Cusco had recommended a place to stay in Puno, … Continue reading

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