Aimee's Compass
Bolivia salt flats

Salar de Uyuni, otherwise known as the world’s largest salt flat, is a place featured on most backpackers’ bucket lists. For me, reaching Bolivia’s expansive area of salt crust was the...

Sucre Bolivia

The flight from La Paz to Sucre, in Bolivia, is not for the faint-hearted. Not long after takeoff, with barely ten thousand feet between the plane and the ground, the pilot...

Death Road La Paz

At first impression, the Bolivian capital of La Paz reminds me of Medellin, in Colombia. It’s a massive, sprawling city embedded into a valley of mountains, full to the brim of...