Monthly Archives: December 2014

Christmas in Bolivia

As a predominantly Catholic country, it’s no surprise Christmas (Navidad in Spanish) is widely celebrated in Bolivia. Traditions are similar to those in the west, although there are some key differences. In the month leading up to Christmas the decorations start to go … Continue reading

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Why the Internet Sucks in Bolivia

Bolivia’s undeveloped internet infrastructure is said to be among the worst in Latin America, with sky high prices making home connections out of reach of the majority of the impoverished population. In fact, only 5.4% of Bolivian homes are online, a pittance  … Continue reading

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