Located about ten km outside the Bolivian capital is situated the strange natural phenomenon that is Valle de la Lune or Luna Valley. It isn’t actually a valley at all, but a maze of canyons and giant spires. The formations, composed mainly of clay and sandstone, were created by the persistent erosion of mountains by the area’s […]
Photo taken in 2001, La Paz, Bolivia.
I took this picture in 2001 whilst crossing Lake Titicaca from Copacabana. You can see from her blanket that she is called Rita and was born the same year as I took her photograph. She beat me hands down in a staring competition!