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Cerro Rico in Potosi, Bolivia

23/12/2012
by Jess
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Koala Den Potosi, Bolivia

Visiting Potosi, Bolivia The overwhelming percentage of travelers who stop in the town of Potosi, Bolivia do so just for a few days to take the exhilaratingly authentic tour of the city’s silver mine. While Koala Den (Potosi) conveniently organizes … Continue reading

Traveler Video: Digging For Silver in a Bolivian Mine

12/03/2012 by Victor B | 0 comments

Digging For Silver in a Bolivian Mine

If you are not sure whether or not you may be suffering from claustrophobia, there is only one short test to be taken: dive down inside the dark bowels of an active mine in Bolivia. You will quickly find out what you are made of and whether the little 4-year old boy inside of you wants to make a come back and cry for his maman.