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    Day 898 – Villazón -> Tupiza (hostal)

    Villazón -> Tupiza (hostal)
    Distance (km) : 91
    Time on bike : 6h 43m
    Brutto time: 08.05 – 17.00
    Avg : 13.5 km/h
    Max.speed: 53.0
    Total (km) : 35.054
    Altitude (end of day): 2.980 m

    Brekkie at the local level. In the border town (with Argentina) Villazon, Bolivia.

    Rough piste north of Villazon, Bolivia.

    Fucked up detour due to road construction.

    Bleak landscape north of Villazon, Bolivia.

    Washboard hell

    Get ready for the choking dust cloud!

    Rough piste north of Villazon, Bolivia.

    The Koga. Southern Bolivia.

    Bolivia'a Wild West.

    Nameless (to me) village south of Tupiza, Bolivia.

    Approaching the Tupiza valley things become a little greener...

    Road construction again! South of Tupiza, Bolivia.

    Following the old rail track into Tupiza...

    The main road south to Argentina - would you believe it?

    I had to cross this little river because of construction work on the main road...

    A dusty version of me...

    Tupiza Cathedral at night. Southern Bolivia.

    On this day..


    2 Responses to “Day 898 – Villazón -> Tupiza (hostal)”

    1. carolyne Says:

      Some of those ‘roads’ look atrocious!
      Glad your wheels are still turning 🙂

    2. Nicolai Says:

      They were! Would´ve been a bit like the dirt roads on Iceland, I guess… 🙂

      I hope you’re glad been back in Adelaide with all your beautiful kittens.


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