The road from Bolivia’s main city, La Paz, to a region known as the Yungas was built by Paraguayan prisoners of war back in the 1930s. Many of them perished in the effort. Now it is mainly Bolivians who die on the road – in the thousands. In 1995, the Inter American Development Bank christened it the most dangerous road in the world. And, as you start your decent, and your driver whispers a prayer.
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