Potosí, Bolivia

Potosí is a city in the southern highlands of Bolivia. Its long mining history is on view at Cerro Rico, a mountain and working silver mine south of the city. Potosí’s former mint, the central Casa Nacional de la Moneda, is now a museum dedicated to Bolivian art and history. Next, to the mint, Plaza 10 de Noviembre is a square lined with ornate colonial buildings, including the cathedral.-