Discover La Paz

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La Paz is the administrative capital of Bolivia and is located in the Andean Altiplano, sitting at an altitude of 3,640 meters. It is a vibrant and bustling city, full of culture and commerce. With views stretching to the snow-capped Illimani mountain range, it is one of South America's most picturesque cities. Visitors can experience traditional Bolivian culture by visiting local markets or visiting traditional neighborhoods like Calacoto or Sopocachi which are home to many art galleries and cultural centers. Tourists can take a cable car up to the famous San Pedro Prison (made famous by Marching Powder) to get breathtaking views over La Paz's red-tiled roofs from above. Other popular attractions include taking a tour around La Paz's notorious "Cemetery Road" as well as exploring its numerous museums such as Museo de Etnografia y Folklore or Museo Nacional de Arte. For those looking for adventure there are plenty of opportunities for hiking in the area with stunning landscapes that will leave you breathless

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