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Mar 05, 2015

A la Roca...

One of the first things I noticed in Sucre is the amount of reconstruction that is going on and how it is done very carefully without much street blockage

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Mar 05, 2015

The Puya Raimondii of Bolivia is the Largest Flower on Earth

The Puya raimondii, also known as the Queen of the Andes, is the largest flower in the world. It blooms only once every 100 years! It looks like an upside-down

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Mar 05, 2015

Puya Raimondii - la flor mas grande del mundo!

La Puya paimondii, también conocida como la Reina de los Andes es la flor mas grande del mundo. Florece solo cada cien años. Se parece a una palmera invertida,

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Mar 05, 2015

3-4-15 Top 10 Ridiculously Awesome Facts About Condors

So here is another top 10 for you guys. Today I bring to you 10 amazing facts you might not have known about the Bolivian Condor. #1 - Did you know that

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Feb 27, 2015

2-27-2015 Bolivian Wildlife: The adorable Vicuña. Aw!

Hello and welcome to my second post on Bolivia's Wacky Wildlife, which I cover once a month. Last time we covered the pink birds from the Andes Mountains

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Feb 26, 2015

Message for U.S. Citizens: Chikungunya Outbreak in Santa Cruz, Bolivia

February 24, 2015 - Message for U.S. Citizens – Chikungunya Outbreak in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia. This message informs U.S. citizens

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Feb 25, 2015

2-25-2014 Bolivian National Emblems: Why Bolivia has TWO National Flowers!

Hello and welcome to my Wednesday Bolivia Fact of the Week. Today we are focusing on something a bit different. Now most countries have one national flower,

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Feb 24, 2015

Bolivia Visa Requirements: Bolivia Student Visa

Requirements to Obtain a Bolivia Student Visa. This information on the requirements for obtaining a Bolivia student visa is from the official website of

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Feb 24, 2015

Bolivia Visa Requirements: Bolivia Exchange Student Visa

Requirements to Obtain a Bolivia Exchange Student Visa. This information on the requirements for obtaining a Bolivia exchange student visa is from the

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Feb 24, 2015

2-23-2015 Prehistoric Bolivia: The Pyrotherium

The pyrotherium was an odd pig elephant kind of animal. It was a plant eater that lived in South America. It was 8 to 10 feet about 3 meters long and weighed

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Feb 24, 2015

Requisitos para Extranjeros para Obtener la Ciudadania Boliviana

Nacionalidad y Ciudadanías Bolivianas. El título V de la Constitución del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia establece que: Artículo 141 I. La nacionalidad

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Feb 24, 2015

Turista visa

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Feb 24, 2015

Does a Kenyan citizen require a visa to visit Bolivia?

I am a Kenyan Citizen currently resident in the United States. Do I require a visa to visit Bolivia for one month? If yes, how much in terms of dollars

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Feb 24, 2015

Leyendas de Bolivia: La Llorona

HABIA UNA VES UNA MUJER QUE SE CONVIRTIO EN UNA LLORONA, ELLA ERA LLORONA PORQUE ELLA MURIO POR LA POZA. LA POZA ES EN EL MONTE PORQUE A MI HERMANA LE

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Feb 24, 2015

Leyendas de Bolivia: El Pie de Garrafa

UNA VES CUANDO MI FAMILIA VIVIA EN EL CAMPO Y MI MAMA ERA BEBE Y MIS ABUELO ERAN JOVENES MI ABUELO FUE A TRAER LEÑA CON MI TIO Y CUANDO ESTABAN DE VUELTA

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Feb 24, 2015

Leyendas de Bolivia: La Sin Pie

UNA NIÑA ESTABA ENEFERMA DEL PIE ESTABA EN UN HOSPITAL, LUEGO SE MURIO EN LA CAMILLA, ESTABA CON SU MUÑECA. DESDE ENTONCES ELLA SE APARECE POR LAS NOCHES

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Feb 24, 2015

Leyendas Bolivianas: El Hombre que Fallecio Bajo el Tren

HAVBIA UNA VES UN SEÑOR QUE ANDABA SIEMPRE POR EL TRILLO Y EL SEÑOR SE FUE A CAZAR Y EL TREN VENIA Y YA CERCA Y EL SEÑOR NO LO ESCUCHO Y FUE ARROLLADO

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Feb 24, 2015

LA CURIOSA

HABIA UNA VES UNA TEJEDORA QUE TODAS LAS NOCHEDS ELLA SE LEVANTABA A TEJER, Y UNA NOCHE DERREPENTE ESCUCHO COMO SI HUBIERA PASADO UNA PROCESION ELLA SE

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Feb 24, 2015

Leyendas de Bolivia: La Curiosa

HABIA UNA VES UNA TEJEDORA QUE TODAS LAS NOCHEDS ELLA SE LEVANTABA A TEJER, Y UNA NOCHE DERREPENTE ESCUCHO COMO SI HUBIERA PASADO UNA PROCESION ELLA SE

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Feb 24, 2015

Would like to use your pictures for our school's Multicultural Night.

Hi! I LOVE your website! Previous to visiting your site, I knew very little about Bolivia, now I am totally enthralled. Our school has a Multicultural

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Feb 24, 2015

Leyendas de Bolivia: El Jinete sin Cabeza

UN DIA ESTABA UN GRUPO DE JOVENES Y ENTRE ELLOS HABIA UNO CON SU CABALLO Y EL LES DIJO A SUS AMIGOS, IRE A CAZAR YA QUE TENGO ESTE CABALLO Y SE FUE A

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Feb 24, 2015

2-20-2015 Bolivian Food Feature: Bolivian Fricase.

Hello and welcome to my second Bolivian food feature. This time I am focusing on Bolivian Fricase. Now last time I simply just shared a recipe but this

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Feb 24, 2015

Adopted from Bolivia at 3 months old and looking for biological parents

I was adopted from an orphanage in Bolivia at the young age of 3 months old. I do not know anything about my biological parents my parents told me that

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Feb 22, 2015

Obtaining Bolivian Citizenship - Title V of the Bolivian Constitution

Bolivian Nationality and Citizenship. Title V of the Constitution of the Plurinational State of Bolivia states: Article 141 I. Bolivian nationality is

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Feb 22, 2015

The Garbage Truck

When I was young in Miami this same type of garbage truck would drive through the neighborhoods and commercial areas as well with guys on the back that

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Feb 22, 2015

Duck Past Where the Fish Are

I look over Urubo from my high-rise condo every day, and millions of people each month head past signs that proclaim the new developments around Santa

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Feb 21, 2015

Jaguar Tours in Bolivia Wildlife Observation Tours with Nicks Adventures Bolivia

Jaguar tours are the newest tourist attraction in Bolivia, offering visitors a glimpse into jaguar conservation efforts and wildlife observation through Nicks Adventures Bolivia.

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Feb 20, 2015

Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Consul Visit to Provide Routine Consular Service in Cochabamba on March 2 and 3, 2015

20 Feb. 2015 Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Consul Visit to Provide Routine Consular Service in Cochabamba on March 2 and 3, 2015 U.S. Embassy La Paz,

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Feb 20, 2015

Why have my lap top computers bring with held by a broker?

I was in a US veterans hospital for two years fighting agent orange when I got better I asked my Bolivian Friends that had helped my from the very beginning

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Feb 18, 2015

2-17-2015 Six Fascinating Facts About Bolivia That Will Impress Your Friends!

Hello and welcome back to the Bolivia for Kids Blog. This week we are going to tell you a few facts about Bolivia that will impress your friends. So without

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Feb 17, 2015

Bolivia Visa Requirements: Bolivia Tourist Visa

Requirements to Obtain a Bolivia Tourism Visa. This information on the requirements for obtaining a Bolivia tourist visa is from the official website of

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Feb 17, 2015

Carnival in Sucre, Bolivia

It is time for Carnival in Sucre and I was expecting a weekend or so but it starts about three weeks before Lent and it is throughout all of Bolivia. To

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Feb 16, 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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Feb 16, 2015

Aloo ki Bhujia - A Vegetarian Delight

Typical Indian or Pakistani Dish. Really easy to cook. Cooking and prep time top 30 mins. Ingredients 1 Pound of potatoes 3 Mid size onion 4 Mid size

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Feb 16, 2015

2-16-2015 Prehistoric Bolivia: The Giant Sloth

The giant sloth was an herbivore. Its claws were up to 50 centimeters 19 1/2 inches long, about the size of a man's forearm. They lived from South America

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Feb 16, 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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Feb 15, 2015

Finding qualified expat job / jobs in Bolivia?

Hi, I'm Swedish and my wife is Bolivian/Finnish. We have been discussing to option of moving to Bolivia since we both like the country very much. Is it

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Feb 15, 2015

What does Bolivia speak?

I don't know what language Bolivians speak. So can you help me with this?

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Feb 14, 2015

Bolivia Tourism. Tourist Attractions in Bolivia. Bolivia Travel Information.

Bolivia Tourism. Find tourist attractions in Bolivia, travel information, top tourist destinations, ecotourism, tour operators, hotels in Bolivia, major cities in Bolivia, things to do. Travel to Boli

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Feb 14, 2015

Expat Stories: From Australia to Bolivia for Love and Adventure

Where are you from originally and what was your connection to Bolivia at the time? What brought you to Bolivia initially, and what caused you to decide

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Feb 14, 2015

2-13-2015 Scarlet Macaws are Left Handed! Who Knew!?

We have this really awesome online puzzle page on our site. I feature one puzzle a month. Today I'm going to tell you about scarlet macaws. If you haven't

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Feb 12, 2015

Message for U.S. Citizens: American Community Town Hall Meeting in La Paz

U.S. Embassy Wardens and U.S. Citizens - You are cordially invited to an American Community Town Hall Meeting. Where: American Cooperative School (Colegio

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Feb 12, 2015

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Security Measures During Carnival 2015

Security Message for U.S. Citizens – Security Measures During Carnival 2015 - U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia - February 12, 2015 U.S Embassy La Paz advises

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Feb 12, 2015

My visit to Tarata Cochabamba

Tarata is a small town in the south of Cochabamba. It is prominent among the region's colonial towns for its surviving traditional architecture, and it

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Feb 11, 2015

How about some Mint Chutney with your meal tonight?

Ok here we go. My first posting on BoliviaBella.com. Today I will show you how to make Mint Chutney the easiest way possible. You have all the ingredients

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Feb 11, 2015

Canadian 5th Graders Raise Money for Bolivian Prison Children through Art

Grade 5 students at Lakeview Elementary are learning art can help break barriers for children living in a prison in Bolivia. Through Kids’ Art for a Cause,

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Feb 11, 2015

New Report on the Base Metals Mining Market in Bolivia Through 2020

Whatech.com has published an article outlining the information covered in a new report on the lead and zinc mining industry in Bolivia. The report contains

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Feb 11, 2015

The Doors of Sucre

During my first few days in Sucre I found myself standing in front of some of these ginormous doors, like the ones in the picture. Thick rich heavy ornate

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Feb 11, 2015

2-11-2015 The Unforgettable, World-Renowned, Awesome Oruro Carnival

Carnival in Oruro, Bolivia, will take place this coming weekend (the 12-15th of February). Carnival is celebrated every year in Bolivia in all nine states,

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