15 things to do in Bolivia

Bolivia has always been a center of attraction for those who love traveling. It has a lot of things to offer to its visitors. Looking at the list of activities that one could actually do here and the list of places that could be visited; we could say that if you are coming here, you should have good spare time with you unless you would miss a lot of things. However, it is not possible for everyone to visit every place in one go. So, it is always better to plan things according to the time that you have in your hands. Here, we have listed 15 most popular activities that could be done, if you are visiting Bolivia for the first time.

1.Going around the Amazon Basin

For those who love wildlife and things related to it, Bolivia has a lot to offer. Coming to this place, you will …

Protecting The Sex Workers’ Profession:: A Tragic Reality

‘I am also a part of this society’

We are doing important social work . . . It is because of us that there are less cases of rape.’ So speaks Lily Cortez, president of OTN, the sex workers union of La Paz. OTN, along with its sister organization ONAEM, in Cochabamba, is fi ghting for sex workers’ rights. While prostitution is legal in Bolivia, sex workers are often not treated well and socially ostracised.

In 2005, residents of El Alto attacked a number of brothels and bars, ransacking and burning them in moral outrage, due to a belief that prostitutes ruin homes and spread disease. Cortez denounces this as hypocritical behaviour from of a society that enjoys prostitution clandestinely. Alina Rueda, a social worker at the CRVR clinic for sex workers in El Alto, confirms that Bolivian sex workers are for the most part in very good health, as …

Bolivian capital’s Witches Market blends traditions and mysticism

La Paz, Jun 3 (efe-epa).- Love potions, powders to forget not being loved in return, amulets to bring good luck and dried llama fetuses as offerings to Mother Earth are some of the goods to be found in the mystic Mercado de Las Brujas (Witches Market) in La Paz, recently named Intangible Cultural Heritage of the Andean city.

The narrow, colorful streets behind San Francisco Church in the old colonial area of La Paz preserve the centuries-old wisdom that surprises those who walk along its cobblestone lanes.

In this strange market, people’s hearts and souls can be cured of their malaises with perfumes guaranteed to attract the loved one, and with magic powders that if taken every day will bring wealth and good fortune.

Such are the powders made of pusanga, a plant that saleswoman Flora Lopez told EFE will help win the heart of the person that is …

Best Sex Toys In Bolivia

Sex toys are very popular in several places in the world. If you want to get some sex toys in Bolivia then you will get several places from where you can purchase them. These sex toys are very popular in Bolivia and some of them are listed below. In Bolivia, people look for passionate and great sex and which is why they also make use of sex toys whenever it is needed. When it comes to purchasing sex toys there are several companies so make sure you are opting for the one that is going to provide you with the best sensation.

How do sex toys affect relationships? Find out how in this Psychology Today article.

Nowadays different innovative sex toys are invented and you can get most of them in Bolivia as well. In Bolivia, you can get sex toys at pretty affordable prices. Sex toys are popular …

10 Interesting Facts About Bolivia

This beautiful landlocked country is often over looked by visitors to South America in favour of its more colourful and better developed neighbours. But for the fascinating culture alone, Bolivia is well worth a visit.

The country has enough idiosyncrasies to drive you mad but I say this not to put you off, rather to forewarn you and encourage you to go. After all the challenge is all part of the experience in this country.

Here’s 10 interesting facts about Bolivia that you need to know before you go.


1. Prepare for altitude sickness

Most of Bolivia’s top places to visit are well over 2500m above sea level. The capital La Paz stands at 3500m, Sucre at 2750m and Uyuni at 3656m.

Flying in will give you the biggest shock to your system as the main airport of El Alto is even higher at 4000m. Travelling overland will be slightly …

5 Places To Visit In Bolivia, South America

Ahhh, Bolivia. A country of great beauty, stunning landscapes, and unique attractions. A country with the highest capital city in the world, the largest salt flats in the world, mountains, jungles, lakes, and everything else in between.

Bolivia may not be the easiest place to travel in, may not have the warmest people, and may not have the best cuisine, but what it lacks in those departments it more than makes up for in others.

Bolivia stands out as a top notch travel destination for many reasons. The main one being the diversity of the landscape. No other country I’ve been on Earth has such a myriad of dazzling natural beauty that is so unique.

While the highlights of Bolivia are many, these five stuck out as must see, can’t miss places if visiting this beautiful, landlocked South American country. These sites provide a great contrast of all there is …

Dating Bolivian Girls: Yes or No?

Well, being raised up in European country or in the United States… let us better say in a developed country makes a lot of differences than in Bolivia, for example. Many Western civilization people are full enough to satisfy all the necessary needs are looking for something exotic all over the world. For this reason some of the guys visit quite exotic countries to find some other aspects of love and pleasure they never experienced before. Not much people are looking for dating with Bolivian girl. It is pretty easy to find if to look up at the search engine and there are not much guys who dream to date with Bolivian girl or to marry Bolivian woman.

To be more objective, I will divide Bolivia into big cities Bolivia and rural Bolivia. The situation is better in big cities, especially in a capital of Bolivia. There you might find …

What is the average monthly cost of living in Bolivia?

If you are in South America then you would definitely know that one of the most improvised places here in Bolivia. Compared to the previous years one can say that the price of living in Bolivia nowadays has raised a bit, but it is also affordable at the same time. When there is a comparison between the peers of South American then one can say that Bolivia is way behind them. It does lack in terms of infrastructure, training, education, business sophistication, and financial market. But recently it was seen that there was a growth of 5.7% in the financial status and which is why inflation or hike has been encountered in the Bolivian market.

Bolivia Is an affordable place and it offers a unique culture, breathtaking scenery and activities for adrenaline pumping and you can enjoy each of them without breaking your entire savings. So if you’re thinking of …

A brief history of Bolivia

Bolivia is one nation which has been through a lot of struggles. Be it the struggle for freedom from colonial Spanish rule or be it the struggle it is facing nowadays to reach economic and financial stability. Bolivia may be South America’s poorest nation, but in the last decade, the condition here has improved significantly. It might not be a very affluent and rich country, unlike many others, but this country boasts of a beautiful cultural heritage which has mesmerized tourists for long.

On one hand, the neighboring countries of Bolivia are overcrowded by tourists while on the other hand the beautiful travel destinations of this country still lie hidden from the eyes of many and hence, this beautiful nation is still not overstuffed with tourists and that make it an enticing tourist destination for many. Once believed to be one of the most prosperous lands in the New World, …

Bolivia’s Sex District Essentials: Booze, Prostitutes, and Sex Toys

Choosing a vacation destination is hard with so many places to go. But for a gang of guys, it generally depends on how much money they have and what vehicle they will have to catch to get there. The choices are endless, but if you want adventure then Bolivia is the place to head to. Bolivia isn’t a little known travel destination. Plenty of people head out there year after year to have a good time, although the idea of a good time differs when it’s just a gang of guys going on a trip. Then the idea of a good time becomes booze, prostitutes and sex toys. So let’s talk about each one and explore Bolivia a little better in the best way possible.

What are the drinks available in Bolivia?

While you will find the common drinks like beer, rum, and stuff in here, but coming to Bolivia …

Is prostitution legal in Bolivia?

In Bolivia, the entire thing of prostitution is regulated and legal so you will see that there are several brothels that are licensed and all the prostitutes are registered. All the prostitutes are asked to register themselves and go for regular health checkups in order to see whether they are suffering from any STD or sexually transmitted diseases. This process is repeated in every alternate 20 days. So the police can easily check whether the prostitutes that are working in the brothel are having proper registration or not and see whether they have visited the clinic in the last 20 days.

Social views:

Prostitution is not a new thing in Bolivia and it is seen that the society wills severely stigmatized the prostitutes. Prostitutes face a lot of blame because of the rise of HIV infection and other problems. In the year 2007 in El Alto, the angry locals started …