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La Paz



What are the particular advantages of living in this city?

Cheap. Easy to get around, save money. There are lots of walkable areas in Zona Sur (where most expats live). - Sep 2, 2016
You can save money, the weather is pretty consistent (feels like fall all year round), and there is a strong indigenous culture in La Paz. - Apr 6, 2015
The Andean history and culture are truly amazing, there is incredible geographic diversity, it is pretty inexpensive to travel within Bolivia, it's very easy to save money. - Nov 8, 2014
La Paz is a pretty nice post for a 25% differential. There are many interesting places to visit in Bolivia like the Amazon (Beni), Tarija wine country, colonial Sucre, the Salar de Uyuni and the altiplano, the rainforest and pampas of Rurrenabaque, carnaval in Oruro. If you are really intrepid you can try the national parks in Pando. Although not always cheap, you can easily travel to Peru, Argentina, Chile and Brazil. Bolivians are generally warm and gracious people. - Jan 1, 2014
Beautiful scenery, lots of culture, easy to save money, the climate is "fall year-round". - Jul 22, 2013
Saving tons of money, everything except imported items is cheap. But travel is very expensive from La Paz. - Jun 22, 2013
Inexpensive, hiking opportunities at high altitudes, good housing, low crime. - Jul 20, 2012
Mountains, saving money, meat from Argentina. - Feb 9, 2012
The cost of living is low, so that provides greater opportunity to travel and explore Bolivia. You can enjoy nice meals and great South American wines for a fraction of what it would cost in the U.S. - Aug 7, 2011
Culture, saving money, 25% differental, good weather mostly, nearby countries. - May 27, 2011
This country is extremely cheap. If you don't travel too much out of the country (flights are expensive) you can save good money. Weather is nice. It is always sunny and not too cold or hot. There are a lot of places to visit and hotels are cheap too. I don't have kids but I heard from my friends that they are very happy with the American school. - May 26, 2011
Advantages include saving money, cheaper prices on services such as sewing or repairing clothing, repairing furniture, hiring household help, etc. - Mar 14, 2011
Save money. - Aug 25, 2010