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Bold and Beautiful Bolivia

Otherworldly landscapes and diverse natural beauty make Bolivia a must-see spot in South America for the adventurous traveler.

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Carnaval de Oruro

Bolivia’s Carnaval de Oruro is its most celebrated festival, taking place 8 days before Ash Wednesday. Carnaval begins with the diablada (devil dance), a traditional folk ritual with dancers dressed in elaborate costumes and frightening masks.

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