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Jul 29, 2016

Leyendas Bolivianas: Mitos sobre el Illimani

El gran imponente Illimani tiene infinidades de mitos como que el Illimani tiene una fuerza magnetica y atrae a aviones y helicopteros...etc. Y ademas

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Jul 29, 2016

Recommendations for a pediatrician in Sucre?

I just moved into Sucre with my 7 month old and need to find a pediatrician. I'm hoping someone on this forum has children and could provide a recommendation.

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Jul 29, 2016

Artist supply store in Sucre

Hola, Does anybody know of an art supply store in Sucre? where I can buy paints and brushes? I've walked all around mercado campesino with no luck. Gracia

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Jul 29, 2016

Viaje con mascota

Hola mi duda es si puedo viajar con mi mascota al lado mio. Es de raza jack rusell de 8 meses de edad. Gracias.

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Jul 29, 2016

Searching for a pediatrician in sucre

I just moved with my 7 month old. Any recommendations appreciated. Thanks in advance, Megan and Rosalie

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Jul 09, 2016

Looking for accommodation, pref homestay!

Hi all! Great website, very informative! I'm in Cochabamba at the moment but moving to Santa Cruz for 4.5 months in a week and looking for a central homestay

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Jul 09, 2016

What is the best way to access money in Bolivia?

What is the best way to access money in Bolivia with an emphasis on long term? Are ATMs common other than in large cities? What sort of fees can be expected

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Jul 09, 2016

Is it easier to migrate to Bolivia as an American or as a Canadian?

Is it difficult/complicated to immigrate to Bolivia? Is it better as an American or Canadian? Any difference?

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Jul 09, 2016

Interested in Work Opportunities - Moving to Bolivia after June 1st

Hello. I've wanted to go to Bolivia for the past few years. A few months ago, I met a lovely Bolivian young lady and we became friends. Her dad is going

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Jul 09, 2016

Hi I am looking for a Job in Santa Cruz De La Sierra

Hi I am moving to Santa Cruz de la Sierra in June and am worried I might not find a job as I want to live there. I speak fluent English and Spanish. I

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Jul 09, 2016

We would like to know how life and healthcare are different between Bolivia and the US

Hi, I am a student at Georgia Tech and am part of a program called Grand Challenges. We are looking to make an impact on Bolivian health and would like

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Jul 09, 2016

Want to Move to Bolivia

Hello! I am Mark Desouza an resident of the Republic of India and currently based out of Delhi. I am married and have my wife and two sons , who are aged

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Jul 08, 2016

Leyendas Bolivianas: El Diablo del Corregidor (leyenda de Potosí)

Endiablada es la tradición que voy a contar, pero ella es la purísima verdad, y el que la ponga en duda puede consultar las crónicas de Potosí*, y acaso

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Jul 08, 2016

Volunteer and Learn Spanish in Bolivia with Sustainable Bolivia in Cochabamba!

Sustainable Bolivia offers you the opportunity to volunteer in Bolivia and take Spanish classes while helping others! Located in Cochabamba, Bolivia this a non-profit organization.

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Jul 07, 2016

TAJMAHAL INDIAN RESTAURANT

INDIAN TAJMAHAL RESTAURANT IN AV SAN MARTIN CALLE 8 ESTE EQUIPETROL SANTA CRUZ, BOLIVIA PLEASE WELCOME TAJMAHAL

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Jul 07, 2016

Leyendas Bolivianas: La Carroza del Diablo

Cuentan que en la zona norte de la calle Antofagasta en Quillacollo pasó una carroza ardiendo en fuego que llevaba un cadáver. Desde entonces la gente

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Jul 07, 2016

Leyendas Bolivianas: La Mujer de las Sombras

En lo mas profundo de las montañas que rodean la ciudad de Oruro, en un oscuro y tenebroso lugar abierto dentro las montañas,vive una chica de cabello

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Jul 07, 2016

Bolivia Volunteer Stories: The Artificial Limbs Center in La Paz is Life-changing

I came to Bolivia for two months immediately following my graduation with a bachelor's degree in bioengineering. It was an easy choice to delay beginning

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Jul 07, 2016

Detective/investigator in Cochabamba

Can anyone recommend a detective or private investigator in Bolivia, especially in Cochabamba? Trying to find half-siblings of my husband. We both speak

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Jul 07, 2016

Hippeastrum species

Hola! Espero que se encuentre muy bien. Soy un coleccionista privado de especies de Hippeastrum en Holanda. Sé que también crecen varias especies de Hippeastrum

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Jul 07, 2016

Bolivian Sweet Bread?

MY GRANDMOTHER WAS A NATIVE BOLIVIAN. SHE USED TO MAKE ROUND 4 INCH SWEET BREAD(ABOUT AN INCH THICK). THE BREAD KIND OF HAD A PEELING LAYER EFFECT TO THEM.

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Jul 07, 2016

Slow cookers in Bolivia?

Have you found slow cookers anywhere in Bolivia? I'd like to buy one and they are pretty heavy (and take a lot of space in luggage) to bring from another

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Jul 06, 2016

Traveling Bolivia with Family: Make Sure it's Not an Epic Fail cuz YOLO!

Traveling Bolivia with Family: All the Bolivia travel information you need for mad family adventures in Bolivia and like totally sick Bolivia vacations cuz you only live once!

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Jul 06, 2016

How can nationals of Bangladesh get visas for Bolivia?

Greetings from Poverty Elimination Organization-PEO the indigenous recognized NGO, member of national- international networks has been working for the

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Jul 06, 2016

Visa on arrival for people with Indian Passports

We are Indian citizens (with Indian passports), living in Nigeria. We are planning a short visit to Bolivia and read that Indians can get visa on arrival.

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Jul 06, 2016

Bolivia visa on arival for eritrean citizens

Hello. I am an Eritrean citizen and I am planning to visit Bolivia. I just want to make sure if I can get a visa on arrival, as Eritrea is in visa group

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Jul 06, 2016

Quesions concerning Bolivia visa validity

I am a US citizen with a 5 year visa that was issued on Sept 2, 2011 and expires on Sept 2, 2016. I would like to visit Bolivia this year (and try to

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Jul 06, 2016

Apply for a student visa in Bolivia (entering the country with a tourist visa)

I am a German citizen planning to travel in Bolivia for two months before taking two months of Spanish classes. I will be entering the country as tourist,

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Jul 06, 2016

I Want to go to Bolivia

I'm from Pakistan. I can visit to Bolivia for study visa. Please help me to apply.

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Jul 06, 2016

US citizen - Can I get the Bolivia visa on the border from San Pedro Atacama to Uyuni?

I'm a US citizen. Can I get the Bolivia visa on the border from San Pedro Atacama to Uyuni?

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Jul 06, 2016

Bolivia 90 DAYS tourist visa: per any 365 days, or per calendar year??

Hola, I have what I imagine to be quite a simple question, but one which seems not to have been answered on this forum yet (and isn't mentioned on the

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Jul 06, 2016

Leaving Bolivia and returning on a temporary residency visa

Hi, I know that you can't leave Bolivia for more than 90 days without losing your visa, but what if I left the country for 85 days, came back, and then

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Jul 06, 2016

INFOTUR Sucre Bolivia - Tourist Information Center

INFORTUR is a growing national network of tourist information centers in major cities and popular tourist attractions throughout Bolivia. Infotur Sucre

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Jul 06, 2016

Volunteer in Bolivia. Find Bolivia Volunteer Work. Volunteering Travel Tips.

Volunteer in Bolivia with the organizations listed here. If you plan on volunteering in Bolivia see Bolivia volunteer stories, visa information, travel and tourism info, and facts about Bolivia.

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Jul 06, 2016

Is it Necessary to Have a Bolivian Company to do Business in Bolivia?

Is it necessary to have a local Bolivian company to do business in Bolivia or can we use an offshore company? David Vogel

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Jul 06, 2016

Buying and posting items to Bolivia

Hi. Can anyone tell me how much customs will charge if I have things sent to me here in Bolivia by post. Do they charge duty and tax on everything over

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Jul 06, 2016

The Legend of the Potato - Bolivian Myths and Legends

The legend of the potato. Read this and other Bolivian myths and legends. Bolivian mythological beliefs and stories.

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Jul 05, 2016

Voltage and Electricity in Bolivia. Is Bolivia 110V or 220V? Both!

Is the voltage in Bolivia 110V or 220V? Both... depending on the location. Bolivia's electricity and voltage. Tourism in Bolivia requires adapters and/or voltage converters, or transformers.

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Jul 05, 2016

Bolivia Volunteer Stories: Helping people walk again

I started with the thought of traveling when I came to South America. Since I didn’t speak any Spanish (but I really wanted to learn some during this trip)

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Jul 05, 2016

Silpancho

Bolivian recipe of silpancho.

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Jul 05, 2016

Bolivia Hotel Review: Senses Boutique Hotel, Calle 24 Septiembre, Santa Cruz

Stayed in this hotel in November/December 2015. Will be staying in this hotel while coming and going from Samaipata in Jan/Feb 2017. Clean, comfortable

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Jul 04, 2016

US Absentee Voting: How to vote in US elections when you live in Bolivia

July 4th Voting Message from the US Embassy in La Paz, Bolivia: Celebrate democracy this 4th of July by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2016

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Jul 04, 2016

I was Adopted from Bolivia

My name is Olivia. I was adopted from Bolivia when I was 7 months. My mom and dad lived in North Carolina and waited forever to finally get me. They had

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Jun 23, 2016

Porque el Aeropuerto de Trinidad Bolivia se Llama Jorge Henrich Arauz?

Estoy intrigada en la historia del Aeropuerto de Trinidad llamado Teniente Jorge Henrich, quisiera saber la historia del nombre del aeropuerto. Quien era

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Apr 12, 2016

Dia del Nino is National Childrens Day and is Celebrated on 12 April in Bolivia.

Dia del Nino (National Children's Day) is celebrated on April 12th each year in Bolivia. El Dia del Nino se celebra cada 12 de abril en Bolivia.

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Jan 09, 2016

A Loss for Bolivia Tourism. Reina de Enin Bolivia Amazon River Tour to Shut Down

The Reina de Enin Bolivia Amazon River tour will cease on 1 April 2016. It is your chance to swim the Amazon river in Bolivia and search for the pink river dolphin. Go now before it's too late!

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Dec 28, 2015

Romanian citizen needs tourist visa for Bolivia

Do I need to apply for visa in advance or can I get visa upon arrival? And if I go for the first option, for how long can it be prolonged if I enter the

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Dec 28, 2015

Can a US citizen get Bolivia visa on the border when enter Uyuni from San Pedro Atacama?

Can a US citizen get Bolivia visa on the border when enter Uyuni from San Pedro Atacama, Chile?

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Dec 28, 2015

Asociación guías locales de turismo de coroico

Ayer, hicimos un tour con esta asociación de guías locales a tocaña, Comunidad afroboliviana, contratado con el guía Pio, y nos tomaron el pelo,volvimos

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