Belarus

When we took the train from Warsaw to Moscow we went through Belarus. I even have a visa and got out in Brest to touch Belarussian soil. It was night though and when we woke up we were already in Russia.

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Bolivia

Part of my list of border crossing is Bolivia. When I interned in North West Argentina in 1999, I stayed with a group of Germans (which helped my Spanish immensely… not). We took the 8 or maybe 10 hour bus to La Quiaca on the Bolivian border. Some interns needed to extend their 90 day visa in Argentina this way. I just wanted the stamp and cross the border. It was very high and we were all a bit affected by the altitude. Nothing serious, just light headed.
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