Bolivia hiking

I was twice so far frustrated trying to hike Bolivia, the poorest and most problematic of South American countries.

map of Bolivia

But I vow one day to do the long Transcordillera trek through the Royal Mountains. And return to the great salt flats.

introducing Rick McCharles

Rick's mugRick McCharles is the editor of this site, a career gymnastics coach with a habit of taking off for months at a time to the best hiking destinations in the world. He’s hiked extensively in South America, New Zealand & North America.

When not travelling, Rick is based out of Calgary, Canada close to the Rocky Mountains.

He edits a number of other websites including his personal blog, RickMcCharles.com