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  1. Feb 16, 2-16-2015 Prehistoric Bolivia: The Giant SlothRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    The giant sloth was an herbivore. Its claws were up to 50 centimeters 19 1/2 inches long, about the size of a man's forearm.


  2. Way to Go: Kara Patrovic, Miller PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Newsday

    ... come to visit Mijael and raised $6,200 to fund a 10-day trip for her and her father, Robert, to travel to Tarija, Bolivia. There, she saw that about 750 people had access to water through a single spigot that was on for only one hour a day. "I ...


  3. Feb 2, Help me remember the name of this fruit from Tarija please?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    I lived in Bolivia for two years and spent my first 3 months in Tarija. There was a fruit that I don't see listed here.


  4. Jan 30, Foodie Friday - How to Make Ranch Dressing with Only 3 Things ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Here we go with another #FoodieFriday - only this time on Friday I hope. One of the things since living in Bolivia that is not available all the time, and can be a risky thing if you do find it, and it's quite expensive is ranch dressing.


  5. Jan 30, Feria De La Papa - Potato Festival - Tarija BoliviaRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    January 18, which fell on a Sunday this year - the Feria de La Papa was held in a local small town near Tarija - San Andres. I am not sure if it is always on the 18th or always on a certain Sunday, but that was the date for this year's event .


  6. Exterran Awarded Contracts in Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Business Wire

    The first, signed on Oct. 31, 2014, is a six-year compression services contract with Petrobras Bolivia S.A. including construction and installation of a compressor station for two fields near Tarija, Bolivia. The project will utilize up to 58,000 horsepower of compression equipment, including approximately 21,000 horsepower of compression equipment sold to Petrobras Bolivia by Exterran and approximately 37,000 horsepower of compression equipment owned by Exterran.


  7. Jan 28, 1-28-2015 - Bolivia Has Over 30 Native Cultures and Official LanguagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Hello everyone. It's time for our Bolivia Fact of the Week where I show you an interesting fact you probably didn't know about Bolivia.


  8. Jan 23, Second Night in Coroico, Yungas Bolivia - Gets Even BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    As a continuation of my previous post about our first night in Coroico, Yungas Bolivia, this post picks up where that one left off... So when the wifi at the hostal we stayed in the first night wouldn't work, I went across the road to this beautiful, big blue hotel, that I thought might be expensive just based on appearance. Surprisingly the rooms were a modest 160 bs per person.


  9. Globetrotting Wine lovers mark one yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Drinks Business

    A three-year expedition by two wine enthusiasts to visit the most obscure winemaking regions in the world has reached its one year milestone. Jean-Baptiste Ancelot and his companion, Ludovic Pollet, have so far visited 23 countries, 178 wineries and tasted some 1,646 wines as part of the trip - its aim being to uncover the world's least-publicised wine producing countries.


  10. Jan 20, the Prehistoric Bolivia Blog. Fun Facts about Bolivia for Kids, Teens, TeachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Prehistoric Bolivia must have been a very fascinating place. The fossils and tracks of nearly 300 prehistoric mammals and dinosaurs have been found in Bolivia, including one of the largest finds of dinosaur prints, located in Sucre, Bolivia where 5055 tracks belonging to at least 8-15 species of terapods including sauropods, titanosaurs, terapods, ornithopods, hadrosaurs, ceratops, and ankylosaurus were found on one single mountainside.


  11. Jan 19, Travel Tarija. Hotels in Tarija Bolivia. Tarija Tours, Restaurants, Travel GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Tarija is one of the prettiest regions of Bolivia. It has valleys, low mountains, forests and plains and a wonderful temperate climate.


  12. Jan 16, Miranda Kay: Living as Expats in Tarija, Bolivia - Live or Retire in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    ... agenda indeed, catch up with her here as she shares her stories about an American expat family living in Tarija, Bolivia. TO READ MY BLOG POSTS... CLICK ON ANY TITLE BELOW (YOU CAN ADD YOUR OWN QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS BELOW EACH ARTICLE) You can ask ...


  13. Jan 13, Basic Cost of Living per WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Hello, I am planning a trip to Santa Cruz, Bolivia in april/may 2010 and plan to stay 1-3 months,then comeback and decide what I want to do. I also plan to spend some time in Tarija toward the end of my stay and am adjusted a bit.


  14. Kara2Mijael - Miller Place Senior Kara Patrovic Off to Bolivia to Visit Well ConstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... a little boy, Mijael, since he was born and she was 9 years old. Mijael lives in an impoverished village in Tarija, Bolivia and Kara sponsors him through ChildFund International. In 2012, Patrovic, then 14, created a charity organization called ...


  15. Morales set for sweeping victory in BoliviaRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Buenos Aires Herald

    At an event to mark the closing of his campaign ahead of Sunday's elections, a self-assured Evo Morales told Bolivians that he will win all over the country and will even take the opposition's bastions of support in the east. Polls show Morales taking close to 60 percent of the votes nationwide and even managing to win in the departments of Santa Cruz, Beni, Tarija and Pando, traditionally the rightist opposition's strongholds.


  16. Aug 19, Bolivian Airline. BOA Boliviana de Aviacion is the State Owned Bolivian Airline.Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    BOA, a new Bolivian airline, is owned and operated by the Bolivian government. It competes against privately-owned Bolivian airlines by offering lower prices.


  17. Aug 18, Airports in Bolivia. Airlines in Bolivia. Cheap Flights to Bolivia.Read the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    There are many airstrips and airports in Bolivia: among highest per capita in the world.


  18. G77+China meeting in Bolivia postponedRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    A meeting of energy and mining ministers of the G77+China grouping scheduled for Aug. 25-26 in Bolivia has been postponed until November "due to international events," a government spokesman said Friday.


  19. New drug candidate for Chagas disease tested in patients in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative announced today at the International Congress of Parasitology , the launch of a Phase II drug trial to test fexinidazole, a drug shelved in the 1980s and 'rediscovered' by DNDi nearly a decade ago, for Chagas disease patients.


  20. New drug candidate for Chagas disease tested in patients in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    Phase II trial launched to test safety and efficacy of 'rediscovered' fexinidazole in 140 adults with chronic indeterminate Chagas disease Chagas Disease: A Silent Emergency is a 4 minute documentary on the urgency to treat patients with the best available treatments despite drawbacks and to push forward to deliver altogether... [Mexico City, ... (more)