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May 29, 2015

Message for U.S. Citizens: Security Measures During Gran Poder Parade 2015

U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia. May 29, 2015. U.S. Embassy La Paz advises U.S. citizens living and traveling in Bolivia that the “Gran Poder” parade and

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May 29, 2015

5-19-2015 *Another* one of the worlds biggest things is found in Bolivia!

Today I bring you another episode of Bolivia's Wacky Wildlife. This Bolivian creature is the largest of its kind in the entire world. Drum roll please

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May 29, 2015

5-20-2015 Bolivia is named after a man who isn't Bolivian

So today on the menu we have Simon Bolivar with a side of FUN FACTS! and a question for desert to end out the meal. Simon Bolivar Simon Bolivar was

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May 29, 2015

5-22-2015 Medicine anywhere else *Bleh...* - Medicine in Bolivia *Yay!*

So today's blog is about medicine! Oh yay! -_- OK. I know you probably hate medicine (so do I) but this well-known medicine, used almost everywhere around

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May 29, 2015

5-28-2015 The Dolphin of the River - Bolivia for Kids Blog

Now you've probably heard of the regular ocean dolphins, the cute silver-colored animals that jump in and out of the water and make lots of clicking noises.

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May 29, 2015

Bolivia visa on arrival how many days for nepali ciziten?

I would like to visit bolivia and understand visa on arrivial is available at la paz airport. How many days are issued. I read the cost is 100-150$ is

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May 27, 2015

What is Bolivia Famous for?

I am wondering what Bolivia is famous for, and if possible, what Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia is famous for.

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May 27, 2015

5-27-2015 Bolivian Mothers Day. Lots of Love!!!

So today is Mother's Day in Bolivia. Let's dig deeper into how Bolivian Mothers Day is celebrated. Here is today's Bolivian Holiday Highlight. Bolivian

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May 27, 2015

Dia de la Madre en Bolivia - 27 de mayo - Historia del Dia de la Madre Boliviana

Dia de la Madre en Bolivia. Se celebra a la madre boliviana el 27 de mayo todos los años. Lee aqui la historia del Dia de la Madre de Bolivia y como honramos a las bolivianas.

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May 15, 2015

I have a bunch of questions about Cochabamba

1--do taxi's take US money? How much is a taxi? 2--where is the best place to get a cheap cell phone to use for only one month? 3--what is a fun place

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May 14, 2015

Items with which you are allowed to enter at Bolivian airports

Many foreigners have asked us which personal items (and how many) may be brought into Bolivia when entering the country through an airport. The Bolivian

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May 13, 2015

5-11-2015 Prehistoric Bolivia: The Thylacosmilus

The Thylacosmilus was a prehistoric creature that behaved or looked like some of the cat-family animals that exist today. Thylacosmilus was a marsupial

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May 13, 2015

5-13-2015 Mummies, Minerals, and More at the Tarija Paleontological Museum!

Recently I did a blog on the dinosaur tracks found in Sucre, Bolivia. Today I'm doing a blog also about prehistoric stuff and also about a place you can

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May 13, 2015

Fitness Gyms in Santa Cruz Bolivia

I am moving to Santa Cruz in about two months. I am very active in my current crossfit gym and have taken my fitness to a competitive level. Is there a

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May 13, 2015

VARROOMM !!!!

Now one thing I wasn't expecting was a rally car race through the city. Each year in May the cars gather at 25 de Mayo Plaza in the center of town and

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May 10, 2015

Bolivia Visa Requirements. Bolivian Tourist Visa. Work Visa.

Bolivia visa requirements. Bolivian work visa, application for residency, tourist visas, entry and passport requirements. Bolivia visa forum. Expat Services.

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May 10, 2015

Markets in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. Find Any Product at Santa Cruz Outdoor Markets.

Shopping at the markets in Santa Cruz Bolivia is enlightening. Youll find anything you can imagine from basic food and supplies to the unusual, like armadillo meat, talismans, coca leaves and toucans

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May 09, 2015

Bolivia Trivia! Interesting Factoids We'll Bet You Never Knew About Bolivia!

Bolivia Trivia: Odd, strange, interesting and fun facts about Bolivia. Bolivia country facts and information. Share your own Bolivia facts and trivia too!

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May 09, 2015

4-8-2015 Camiri Puzzle Spotlight, Script Problems, and Fun Fact Time!

Hi, and today we have, let me see... yes, yes, according to my calendar we have another Puzzle Spotlight. :D Today's puzzle is on, whoops, let me check

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May 09, 2015

Looking for temporary housing in Santa Cruz

Hello, I will be performing an internship in downtown Santa Cruz during the months on June, July and part of August. My husband will also be doing research

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May 09, 2015

What are some Bolivian desserts?

What are some Bolivian dessert recipes?

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May 08, 2015

Fear not. Are you feeling fearful or uncertain about living in Bolivia?

Fear not. Is moving to Bolivia in your plans? Here's my answer to your online questions about whether or not you should make plans to live or retire in Bolivia.

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May 08, 2015

5-6-2015 The Man in the Walls!

Today we have an extra mysterious blog, because today we are talking about: El Duende! El Duende is a tiny creature that can be classified as Fairy, Goblin,

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May 08, 2015

2015 Visa Changes for Visas to Bolivia?

I have been told that traveling from the US into Bolivia, you will no longer be able to purchase a Visa on arrival at the airport effective May 20th 2015?

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May 08, 2015

Investing in a Bolivian Business

Hi there, I am a New Zealand citizen and have been presented with an opportunity to invest in an existing small business in Bolivia. What do I need to

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May 04, 2015

5-1-2015 Bolivia Has More Dinosaur Footprints Than Anywhere Else In The WORLD!

We all know about the Cal Orko Dinosaur Park in Sucre, Bolivia that I've blogged about before. If you don't, then its the side of a mountain full of dinosaur

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May 04, 2015

Pop Culture in Bolivia

What is the pop culture like Bolivia? What is the technology? What is the modern style? What tv shows and movies are popular?

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May 01, 2015

Workin' at the carwash...yeah!

Residents in Sucre have a pretty cool convenience when it comes to washing the car. Now, in the States one could run across some high school kids having

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May 01, 2015

4-28-2015 The Bear Who Wears Spectacles

Hello again to today's Bolivia for Kids Blog. Today we'll talk about another member of Bolivia's Wacky Wildlife. But first, here's a question. I know I

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May 01, 2015

How to go Bolivia from Bangladesh?

Hi. I'm from Bangladesh. I want to go to Bolivia.

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May 01, 2015

Bolivia visa what are the requirements on Pakistani passport

Sir, i want to apply visit visa for Bolivia.from Pakistan how can i apply visit visa for Bolivia? what are the requirements on Pakistani passport? how

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May 01, 2015

Bolivian Consulate

How do I find a Bolivian consulate? is a common question we receive through our Bolivia Visa Forum. If you plan to travel to Bolivia you need to be aware

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May 01, 2015

What you will need to do to get your pet from Bolivia BACK to the United States

Boesman and I recently posted a detailed description of what you need to do in order to travel with pets to Bolivia. Here’s what you will need to do to

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May 01, 2015

can i get a bolivia visa at La Paz airport on arrival?

can i get a bolivia visa at La Paz airport on arrival?

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May 01, 2015

Expat too!

Hello! I am an American who will be joining the ex-pat life in Tarija very soon. I am also a wife and mother of two. My husband is from the beautiful

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May 01, 2015

Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Consul Visit to Provide Routine Consular Service in Cochabamba

Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Consul Visit to Provide Routine Consular Service in Cochabamba on May 11 and 12, 2015 U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia April

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Apr 28, 2015

REQUEST FOR BOLIVIA VISA

Sir, i want to apply visit visa for Bolivia.from Pakistan how can i apply visit visa for Bolivia? what are the requirements on Pakistani passport? how

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Apr 28, 2015

Specific Purpose Visa (objeto determinado)

I am 41 years old, and my roomate is 35. We have visited Bolivia 2 times, that last time was for 3 months. We want to obtain a Specific Purpose Visa but

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Apr 28, 2015

Renewing a New Zealand passport in Bolivia - visas

Okay I am after a bit of advice. I am living in Bolivia, I have a job and I am waiting for some final paperwork to come through for my visa. I need to

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Apr 28, 2015

Hotels in Tiwanaku

I want to stay overnight in Tiwanaku. Are there any hotels or hostels? Can you give me their telephone numbers?

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Apr 28, 2015

Adopting in Bolivia

Hello, my name is Cheryl Hunt. Through my church, I have been a summer missionary in Cochabamba, Bolivia for several years. I met a little girl on my first

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Apr 17, 2015

Balconies

In Sucre, it seems there is not a building without a few balconies. Besides adding to the beauty of a building on the outside, it enhances the home from

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Apr 17, 2015

Bolivia's Dia de Niños - Kids Day

When I first walked around Sucre, I could not help but notice the children and how well they are attended to. Kids are everywhere, from babies to college

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Apr 12, 2015

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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Apr 12, 2015

I want to become Bolivian citizen, but I'm over 18. Dual citizenship.

I am born in United States and my both parents are Bolivian and I want to become a Bolivian citizen. I know that my parents were suppose to go to Bolivian

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Apr 12, 2015

Kenyan passport, how do I get Bolivian visa when we don't have bolivian embassy here?

I am a Kenyan who's been invited to volunteer in Bolivia for 3 months. What are the requirements and how do I acquire the visa while the embassy is non

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Apr 09, 2015

4-8-2015 Bella's Favorite Flower

We all know what orchids are. Orchids are a flower. But did you know this about orchids in Bolivia? 5 Facts about Orchids 1. Bolivia has the most species

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Apr 04, 2015

4-3-2015 The Rainiest Place in Bolivia!

Today we'll learn about a small department (state) within Bolivia called Pando, and its capital city, Cobija. Pando The department of Pando is the northernmost

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Apr 03, 2015

Sports clubs in Cochabamba

Hello! I am looking at options for sporting clubs in Cochabamba to add a little more fitness and social fun to daily life. Any suggestions on great options??

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