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HUAYNA POTOSI ASCENT

By |August 19th, 2022|Adventure, Mountain|

The majestic Huayna Potosi, one of the guardians of the city of La Paz, with its summit at 6088mts (19,973 ft) attracts mountaineers from around the world, you can't say you've lived until you've climbed and reached its summit.   When the sun rises at dawn it is something spectacular and unique, because as well [...]

5 FACTS ABOUT THE DEATH ROAD

By |July 21st, 2022|Adventure, Nature|

One of the full day activities is cycling down the death road, it is definitely worth it, but you should go with an organised group to enjoy it. You may have heard of the death road in documentaries or in TinTin's adventures, this road has gained its fame over time but why? If you like [...]

THE 10 HIGHEST PEAKS OF BOLIVIA

By |March 21st, 2022|Adventure, Mountain|

Bolivia is an Andean country which means that the Andes mountain range crosses the country from north to south. In Bolivian territory the mountain range is divided into several ranges such as the Cordillera Real and the Cordillera Volcanica, others we can mention are the mountain ranges of Frailes, Apolobamba, 3 cruces. Within these mountain [...]

HOW SUSTAINABLE ARE OUR EXPEDITIONS?

By |December 21st, 2021|Adventure, Nature|

ECO - SUSTAINABLE JOURNEYS After the pandemic many things will change forever, one of them regarding our habits, the idea of having an eco-sustainable travel is becoming an obligation not an option.   Thus Bolivian Routes approached this time like an opportunity to think in new ways to make our expeditions truly sustainable, especially when [...]

HOW WAS SALAR DE UYUNI FORMED?

By |November 21st, 2021|Adventure, Nature, Salar de Uyuni, Trekking|

One of the best experiences as a guide is to see the reaction of my clients when they see the Salar de Uyuni for the first time, their first reaction is priceless because they do not expect how immense and unique it is, as if it were another planet, the second moment is when they [...]

Which lake is the highest on the world?

By |October 21st, 2021|Culture & Traditions, La Paz, Nature, Titicaca Lake, Trekking|

  HIGHEST NAVIGABLE LAKE: LAKE TITICACA Bolivia and Peru One of the reasons why we are passionate about tourism is because the first time we sailed in its waters was simply magical, to see that amount of water and have in the background the masive Cordillera Real makes us feel small before such grandeur, but [...]

10 Uses of trekking poles

By |September 18th, 2021|Adventure, Mountain, Nature, Trekking, Trekking Peaks|

 Trekking Pole Chair There’s a couple of ways you can turn your trekking poles into a comfy seat. If you’re backpacking (every ounce counts) you can prop your pack against your poles to create a nice backrest. It’s a little comfier than leaning against a tree and the likelihood of being bit by ants is [...]

BENEFITS OF HIKING WITH TREKKING POLES

By |August 14th, 2021|Mountain, Nature, Trekking|

One of the first things I learnt in the mountains was the use of poles, I remember that I didn't use them or only used one until I had a 14 day trek in the Cordillera Real of the Andes, I was not alone I was with another guide who has a lot of experience [...]

WHAT IS ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS AMS? 

By |July 17th, 2021|La Paz, Mountain, Salar de Uyuni|

Acute mountain sickness or altitude sickness is a disease caused by physiological reactions of the human body resulting from exposure to low oxygen pressure. SO WHAT HAPPENS WITH THE OXYGEN IN ALTITUDE? The surrounding air in the atmosphere is composed of only 21% oxygen at sea level with an atmospheric pressure of 760 mmHg, while [...]

HOW TO READ CLOUDS

By |June 17th, 2021|Adventure, Nature, Trekking|

In the Andes the weather is an important factor, the season with the most stable weather is between May and November, which is the recommended season to enjoy our mountains. However even in these seasons the weather can become unpredictable due to the climate change that has affected the ecosystems, so it is important to [...]