Cigarettes & coca leaves - gifts for the miners
Handing out coca leaves to workers at processing plant
One of the workers at processing plant
Inside the processing plant
High level of technology at work!
Pieter admiring the high-tech silver separation process
Finally, add water for a final rinse ...
And voila, we finally have some silver!
Connie getting set up with headlamp
Connie & Pieter, ready to enter the mine
Paying homage to "El Tio" inside the mine
Crawling down to a lower level inside the mine
Connie looking less than enthused about going down the narrow crawlspace
Miners shoveling raw material into rubber buckets for transport to the surface
Pushing one of the trolleys down the labyrinth of rails inside the...
Connie at end of mine tour
Potosi's Plaza de Armas with silver mine mountain in background