One thing on the must-see list for Bolivia was the Uyuni Salar. I had heard enough people rave about the beautiful Bolivian salt flats: the miles of lunar saltiness stretching as far as the eye can see, the perfect reflections on the salt water pools, and of course, the hilarious photo opportunities. Based on these photos, I assumed Uyuni is just like the Moon. Well, I know it isn’t, but since I am unlikely to be able to ever afford a trip to the Moon, this place seemed like a good substitute.
This post could also be titled “From Awful to Wonderful”, as it was a day that started very poorly and ended somewhere between ‘awesome’ and ‘amazing’.