Bolivia’s ‘cholita’ climbers scale highest mountain yet: ‘I cried with emotion’

Reuters reports through The Guardian: Bolivia’s ‘cholita’ climbers scale highest mountain yet: ‘I cried with emotion’ Two years ago, 11 Aymara indigenous women who worked for mountaineers decided to do their own climbing and have since tackled five peaks near La Paz. For years, Lydia Huayllas, 48, has worked as a cook at base campsContinue reading “Bolivia’s ‘cholita’ climbers scale highest mountain yet: ‘I cried with emotion’”