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    SAE Biking Books South America Bicycling Packet

    SAE Biking Books

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  • Mountain Biking in Bolivia

    Mountain Biking in Bolivia

    We have received warnings from members about the many dangers of using cut-price mountain biking agencies from La Paz. Reports of serious accidents occurring on the “World’s Most Dangerous Road” route to Coroico have filtered down to us — accidents that happen when a) the bikes used are not capable of coping with the conditions related to the type of riding involved and/or b) no instruction and guidance was given before and during the ride.

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    Always check that the bike is a decent brand (for example: KONA, TREK or CANNONDALE), preferably US- or UK-built and in good condition. Cheaper Asian bikes do not have the capability to withstand the road conditions in the region. Also make sure to ask whether the guides have ample riding experience, can give instruction in English, will be riding with the group, and have radios. For a list of recommended agencies, contact one of the clubhouses.


  • 6 Best Destinations for Backpacker to Visit in South America

    Angel Falls – Venezuela

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    Settled inside Venezuela’s Canaima National Park, Angel Falls are the most elevated waterfalls on the planet.

    Albeit amazing, the climb into Angel Falls are by all account not the only reward. This wilderness trek is its own experience as a guide explores the fields, streams and mountains to uncover breathtaking waterfalls and tidal ponds.

    Explorers who overcome the trek profound into the wilderness are dealt with to tropical natural life in the zone including monkeys, harm bolt frogs and orchids.

     

    Torres del Paine – Chile

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    Torres del Paine National Park is situated in the Southern most district of Chile and for those ready to dare to Patagonia it offers bewildering climbing openings among ice sheets, lakes and blue mountains.

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    Treks are accessible for differing knowledge levels on plainly stamped ways with alternatives for settlement and essential administrations. Those needing only an essence of its stunning perspectives can pick a day trip, while numerous others climb the prevalent five day “W” course. For the most daring, the full circuit can be finished 9 days.

     

    Salar de Uyuni – Bolivia

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    The world’s biggest salt level on the planet, salt and other copious minerals are looked for around there. Be that as it may, explorers know this zone as the world’s best photograph operation.

    Picture takers run here to catch the remarkable scene. Albeit dry season is prescribed for its boundless skyline point of view; the blustery season additionally gives Dali-propelled intelligent photographs that influence novice picture takers to look like experts.

    The salt pads are regularly part of a 3-4 day visit in Bolivia that guarantees to challenge desires and incorporate such strange stops as the Salt Hotel. This area learns about of this world.

     

    San Pedro de Atacama – Chile

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    San Pedro de Atacama used to be a goal while transporting dairy cattle and today has thrived into a noteworthy traveler goal.

    The star of the region is the Valle de Luna (Moon Valley) visit at nightfall. Explorers wonder as the leave transforms and gives an unspoiled setting to star looking.

    Be that as it may, the range has significantly more to offer with its perfectly hot, dry scenes that break the earth and hilly sand ridges. Visitors are taken by the town’s interesting appeal and frequently remain longer than anticipated for its many visit offerings of pits, gorge, holes, valleys and salt mines.