Bolivia · 13 Days · 39 Moments · March 2017

3 April 2017

Just the Isla del Sol with it's beauty ๐Ÿ˜ And we also saw the 6000m high snowy mountains ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿค— Walking some steps and go to an view point. 2 hours time for the Isla. Eating the rest of our food which we bought yesterday ๐Ÿ˜‹and enjoying the nature. #nicesunsetbackinCopacabana ๐ŸŒ… Hasta luego Bolivia ๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‘‹
At 8:30 we take the boat with a lot of people which also can go on top of the boat ๐Ÿšฃ We hear the sounds from bad weather and saw it at the horizon โ›ˆโšก๏ธ But we go into the boat and after 1:30 hours we arrived at the Isla del Sol which can be beautiful by good weather... it was raining โ˜”๏ธ๐Ÿ˜… With some people we drove further to the Isla de la Luna where some Inka Ruins are waiting for us and two hours later we were back at the Isla del Sol where the weather gets better ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐ŸŽ‰

2 April 2017

We book a bus for the day after tomorrow to Puno and for tomorrow a boat-ticket for the Isla del Sol and Isla de la Luna. We will see if it works, cause in the North of the Island has a conflict with the south, so we can only go to the south ๐Ÿ™„ Well, we buy food for today and tomorrow to go and take a minivan 4km away from Copacabana and walk an Inca-way. #incasofa ๐Ÿšผ

1 April 2017

Horca del Inka is the name of this little trek/mountain where we had a beautiful view by good weather and a lovely way ๐Ÿ˜ After buying in a bakery some food and our Churrascaria we walk this way. #snackchurrascaria ๐Ÿ” #pitstopbackery๐Ÿฉ๐ŸŒฎ #panamerica's๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿง€ #bestsnackinglocationsattheCopaCopacobana ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿ‘Œ

31 March 2017

Lovely sunset and view from this mountain where we did a lot of pictures from the Copa Copacobana numero dos ๐Ÿ˜ฌ
Arriving at this beautiful Hotel and eating some streetfood in the city and relaxing these day. Second day after breakfast at the Hotel ๐Ÿ˜‹ we relax, get lunch, visit a Church and at the evening we did a little little walk up to the hill next to the Hotel.

30 March 2017

Trip to Copa Copacabana ๐ŸŽถ in Bolivia ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด at the Lake Titicaca ๐ŸŒŠ means crossing the Lake by a little ships ๐Ÿšข and our bus with kind like a ferry โ›ด๐Ÿ˜… LaPaz to Copacabana just 150km takes 4-5 hours.

29 March 2017

Not enough for this day after walking in the neighborhood 'Sopocachi' in a special Cafรฉ and just drinking an Ingwer-redtea-spicy-drink and an Espresso-Banana-Honey-Smoothie ๐Ÿธ๐Ÿฅ› #MagickK ๐Ÿก Well, walking back over a market ๐Ÿ‘œ๐Ÿ‘’๐Ÿ‘ข and buying street food for dinner ๐Ÿฑ It looks like an expensive tour, but this crazy lunch in Ali Pacha was 15โ‚ฌ per Person ๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜Ž and the street food 2โ‚ฌ ๐Ÿฑ #wayfromArgentinatoBolivia ๐ŸšŒ
Okay we had to take the same menu in this vegetarian restaurant #AliPacha which includes 3 plates with drinking water. So getting this experience started and sinking deeply in a food-explosion ๐Ÿ˜ Appetizer: It was a salty Radieschen cutted in a half with an amazing sauce ๐Ÿ‘Œ #gourmet ๐Ÿฌ Bread with salty Coconutbutter ๐ŸŒด๐Ÿžkeeps us smiling again ๐Ÿ€ Entrada: Can't describe this colorful tasty explosion ๐Ÿ’ฅ in our mouthes with tipical beans, potatoes, crazy creams, cheese ๐Ÿง€, lovely tomatoes and cheese-chips on top #bonito ๐ŸŒป Postre: frozen peaches with quinoa-stripes, rose-oil ๐ŸŒน and a creamy-fruit-sauce #๐Ÿฎ Main course: Ceviche made from read beets in an sweet-spicy sauce with sweet potatoe-balls and corn ๐ŸŒฝ #unsueรฑodecomer ๐Ÿ’ญ๐Ÿ˜‹ Postre dos: Frozen peanut cream with caramelized peanuts and a sweet white cream ๐Ÿ˜ They forgot the main course, thats why we received it after the desert and a second desert to say: permiso ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ˜‹ #afourthcourse โœ…pot
Again we go for our own foodie-walking-tour and take two really good coffees โ˜•๏ธ with a sandwich for breakfast ๐Ÿค— in an incredible building ๐Ÿ•Œ Walking through the city and enjoying the mountains in the background and switch the location for lunch ๐Ÿด๐Ÿ˜ƒ We had a map of LaPaz where the best locations are recommended so we find them soon...

28 March 2017

Foodie tour again? ๐Ÿฅ“๐Ÿ•๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ๐Ÿง€๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿฑ We go shopping a little bit ๐Ÿ›’ in this cheap city with it's many little markets and visit two Cafรฉs where we get this awesome food for less money ๐Ÿ’ฐ but bolivian style and maravilloso ๐Ÿ˜ Quinoa-Corn-Peanut-Chili-BlackPotatoes-AndenHerbs ๐Ÿฅ˜ with "Api" #youknow ๐Ÿ˜‰ and a basil-lemonade๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿธ The Cafรฉ del Mundo was so nice decorated ๐ŸŒŽ -Quinoa-Brownie ๐Ÿฐ -Oreo-Cream ๐Ÿฉ -Oat-Coffee-Cocos-Ball ๐Ÿช -Espresso and Choco-Coffee โ˜•๏ธ

27 March 2017

We had a bolivian city tour ๐ŸŽถ 3 hours of walking through a market with the nicest food, the freshest clothes and the coolest storys about Bolivia ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด, like the life works here. Ending up in a restaurant where we get a free shot ๐Ÿ”ซ We reserved for the afternoon at the same company called Red C&P a foodie-tour at 6pm. Relaxing some time at the hostel, receiving our fresh washed clothes and walked really excited to the Foodie-tour ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด ๐Ÿฅ˜ ๐Ÿ˜
Oooooh ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ We were just 5 people (the guide, italian ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น lady, usa ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธlady and we two ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช) First drinking ๐Ÿน a hot sweet drink made of purple and white corn ๐ŸŒฝ called "Api" with a sweet fried empanada filled with cheese ๐Ÿง€ called "pastel". After this a fresh smoothie made from fresh fruits #starfruit+papaya #peach+mango ๐Ÿ‹๐ŸŒ๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿ Lovely entradas ๐Ÿ‘Œ Walking some time to arrive at an restaurant where we drink beer ๐Ÿป and eat "Fritanga" and "Chicharrรณn " which is corn ๐ŸŒฝ with dehydrated potatoes ๐Ÿฅ” #black&white and pork in a sauce and beef served with a hot sauce if you want ๐ŸŒถ๐Ÿ˜…. Sooo good this food ๐Ÿ˜ Next stop a the restaurant Sol y Luna where we mixed our "Singani Sour" with Singani, citron,raw egg white and sugar ๐Ÿธand there was served a soup of mani ๐Ÿฅœwith meat and pasta in it ๐Ÿœ. After all this goodness foodness we get the main course ๐Ÿ˜ƒ a mixture of everything in a beer-sauce ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ called "Piquemacho" The rest of it we take away for the next day ๐Ÿ˜ Falling in love โค๏ธ

26 March 2017

Second day in La Paz and first buying food from the street for breakfast --> Joghurt without freezer ๐Ÿ˜… --> Three different Cereals --> bread ๐Ÿž --> Avocado ๐Ÿฅ‘ y Banana ๐ŸŒ There are no supermarket so just walking through the city and looking for little street markets ๐Ÿ‘Œ Today we went to El Alto with gondolas๐Ÿšก waiting half an hour to get in and getting a beautiful view over La Paz for 8 minutes till we arrived at El Alto where a huge market with everything is waiting for us ๐Ÿ™ƒ Buying food on the street, like fried bananas, nature-potatoes, humita, tucumana, papaya, other things like Deo ๐Ÿ˜…, an Iphone-kabel ๐Ÿ“ฑ(cause mine doesn't work that well ๐Ÿ˜‚) or clothes and #CacaofromElCeibo ๐Ÿ˜ #Macapowder ๐Ÿ˜‹ And really everything for 1Bolivianos till 10Bolivianos. #4thpicturelookinglikepeoplefromtrees ๐ŸŒฒ๐ŸŒณ #lovethiscity ๐Ÿ˜ #wefoundsomepeaceinLaPaz ๐Ÿฅ

25 March 2017

Arriving at 7 at the Hostel and sleeping till 2pm and than walking around the city buying lovely handmade stuff and eating such a good food ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘Œ Coffee from La Paz โ˜•๏ธ with a sandwich and special chips ๐ŸŸ๐ŸŒฏ Another location: Quinoa salad with pineapple ๐Ÿ #boliviastyle ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Chicken-beans-mix #surinamestyle ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ท #honeybeer ๐Ÿป and ๐ŸŒ-๐Ÿ-shake Nothing in our pockets cause we want to get sure on this first day in La Paz ๐Ÿ˜Œ Relaxing day and i still love Bolivia ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดโค๏ธ

24 March 2017

Somos en el bus a La Paz ๐ŸšŒ ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด Booking it at 14 o'clock by checking some companies... Every bus drives overnight starting by 100๐Ÿ’ฐBolivianos for 10hours, Wifi, cama-seat... We took one which is two and a half times more expensive but cheap for this comfort we get ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ After relaxing 4-5 hours in Cafรฉs we walk to the terminal at 19:15 and drink a tea thereโ˜•๏ธ, getting Wifi and plugs ๐Ÿ”Œ. In the bus eating a meal with quinoa, getting a bottle of water and chocolate ๐Ÿซ while watching the new James Bond laying in the seat ๐Ÿ’บ with pillows and blankets. #ChocolatefromElCeibo ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด #knowingfromElPuente ๐Ÿ˜ Stormy weather โ›ˆ and i got the pictures ๐Ÿ˜œ Breakfast in La Paz a few minutes before arrival #muchostylistico ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜‹
To stops left, in a small city and a cementory for trains ๐Ÿš‚. Then we eat lunch with Quinoa, lama and vegetables and registrated us that we finished the tour. #uyunitour โœ… #stomach works #nosefullofblood just on the last day #canhappendcauseofdryness ๐ŸŒต #happyinbolivia โœ…
At this Salar you can do some crazy pictures ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿคก๐Ÿค ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿข Again our lovely driver did this so awesome ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿค—
At the museum we did some pictures in the white white white Salar ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜
Driving an hour along this Salar, stopping at a Museum and just enjoying this beauty.
We did pictures by ourselves ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜Ž
First we just do some pictures in our group which looks really photoshopped ๐Ÿ˜ƒ Our driver did that again at nice as possible ๐Ÿ˜
This last day we need to get up early to reach the Sal de Uyuni to the sunset ๐ŸŒ…. At 6 breakfast and 6:30 we get started (the car ๐Ÿš— works cause our drivers managed this well ๐Ÿ‘Œ) Driving just 10minutes and reach the Salar where we first drive through 10cm high water ๐Ÿš— till it gets lower ๐Ÿ’ฆ

23 March 2017

Arriving at our next Hostel build from Salt at 6 with a hot shower ๐Ÿšฟ, tea โ˜•๏ธ and a double room ๐Ÿ˜ #socrazy ๐Ÿ‘Œ At 20:30 we get chicken ๐Ÿ— with rice ๐Ÿš, fried bananas ๐ŸŒ and potatoes ๐Ÿฅ” and two wines ๐Ÿท๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽ‰
Driving and driving and driving ๐Ÿš— ๐Ÿš™ do pictures from the nature, feeling better and enjoying the trip ๐Ÿ˜Œ Seeing Lamas ๐Ÿพ and the drivers had to change the wheel ๐Ÿ˜… They got energy and energy and energy ๐Ÿ’ช
Finally we get lunch ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰ with rice ๐Ÿš tomatos ๐Ÿ… pepinos ๐Ÿฅ’, tuna, mais ๐ŸŒฝ and an egg-sausage-crumble with Cola. So well done from our two bolivian drivers ๐Ÿ˜ But we can't really relax at this Laguna Negra because i did a really shiddy dumb thing by jumping out of the car ๐Ÿš— Jenny doesn't feel that good so I had the camera ๐ŸŽฅ on my legs and didn't mentioned it by jumping out of the car... My heart really beats right now while writing this ๐Ÿ™„ the camera fell the one meter out of the car on the stony ground and we both died in this moment ๐Ÿ˜ต It still works but had many scratches and one thing is broken away ๐Ÿ˜ฐ #ifeelsobad ๐Ÿ˜ณ #whatafriendamI ๐Ÿ’€
We drive a curved road way down and at the end there was water. We had to drive slowly this way and our car ๐Ÿš— stops at this really uncomfortable place. Right in front of the water and backwards it goes up... Jenny feels really bad at that time so everything comes together ๐Ÿ˜ต Our drivers walking into the water and the good car ๐Ÿš™ pulls the other one ๐Ÿš— out of the water and needed three try's. But it works ๐Ÿ™ƒ๐ŸŽ‰ Doing a stop at a viewpoint to a Volcano ๐ŸŒ‹
This next Lagoon was very nice with three different types of Flamingos ๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿ˜ And an Eco Hotel right in front ๐Ÿ˜‚ But as i said we got hungry and our crackers, chocolate and nuts doesn't really help...
Next laguna with flamingos and amazing landscape ๐Ÿž #eatingCocathewholeday ๐Ÿ˜ฌ #breakfastwasn'tthatmuch ๐Ÿคฅ #feelingalittlebitexhausted ๐Ÿ™„
Arboles de Piedras Just some stones standing randomly in an neverland ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ™ƒ
Waking up ๐Ÿ˜ด at 6:30, eating pancakes ๐Ÿฅž with dulce, marmelade, and every hot drink you want โ˜•๏ธ Getting the car ๐Ÿš— started with human power and day 2 begins ๐Ÿ‘Œ

22 March 2017

A few minutes from our house ๐Ÿก we drive to the Laguna Colorado also known as Laguna Rojo. There where sitting Flamingos ๐Ÿ˜ and again the crazy nature. We had less time there because of taking tea โ˜•๏ธ and cookies ๐Ÿช at our house ๐Ÿก... It would be better to stay longer in the nature...
Soon we arrived at our house ๐Ÿก and get lunch๐Ÿด#sausage ๐ŸŒญ#pureedepapas ๐Ÿฅ” #mandarines ๐ŸŠ All the backpacks ๐ŸŽ’ from the car ๐Ÿš— in the house ๐Ÿก and the next tour is getting started ๐Ÿค 
It works with the car ๐Ÿš— unless the motor is on ๐Ÿ˜ and we reach the next spot where the air smells like eggs ๐Ÿณ but the hot Geysirs are looking really nice in this crazy nature ๐Ÿ”๐ŸŒช
After a bang ๐Ÿ’ฅ the car ๐Ÿš— stops and it doesn't work getting the motor started. We know something like this would happened ๐Ÿ˜… Everybody was relaxed even the driver ๐Ÿ˜ The driver from the other car ๐Ÿš™ comes back and they tried to fix the problem but another guy driving by helped us and we started the car with human energy ๐Ÿ˜„ #30minutesproblemfixed ๐Ÿ˜œ
After 3 hours we don't really need a hot bath ๐Ÿ›€ so we only take our feets in the aguas calientes ๐Ÿ’ฆ. If you do the tour from Uyuni it's really nice getting a bath at the end. Stopping at the Dali Desert ๐ŸŒต๐Ÿ–ผ We drive along the road again but not for a long time...
Laguna Verde, just a little stop โœ‹ We eat our Coca-candy and taking Coca-leafs in our mouths ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ‘„, drinking much cause we're getting higher and higher.
After paying the entrance for the Parque #Firststop Laguna Blanca ๐Ÿ” The whole Tour i could say: #beautifulnature ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿœ #lovelylife โค๏ธ You will see the pictures and i don't have to say it again and again ๐Ÿ˜ Sitting with little space at the backseat is okay ๐Ÿ‘Œ, cause it's not important. You feel the stones and the nature by driving through it thinking it's a crazy park build of love โค๏ธ #maybeiwastooooverwhelmed ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜ƒ
Getting the Tour started! 7:30 catching us from the Hostel 8:00 doing the Chile ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑborder thing 9:00 arriving in the middle of nowhere doing the Bolivia ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ด border thing, getting breakfast ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ˜and getting to know our drivers. Two cars ๐Ÿš— ๐Ÿš™ and 12 people are a team for the next days ๐Ÿคœ๐Ÿค›