1 week ago
This place is absolutely insane! Some fun facts about La Paz, Bolivia:
*It is highest capital city in the world at an elevation of 3,640 m (11,942 ft).
*The international airport is the highest in the world at 4,061 m (13,325 ft). Passengers may notice the drop in pressure when the aircraft doors are opened.
*Water boils here at 88 °C (190 °F).
*It is considered to be one of the 7 Urban Wonders of the World.
In the pic, you can see Mount Illimani in the background. The Incas considered Illimani to be the sacred protector of the city.