Cochabamba, Bolivia, lies 8,000 feet above sea level in a broad basin in the Eastern Andes.
Cochabamba , a high-lying city of Bolivia, capital of a department of the name; has a trade in grain and fruits.
In December, when we arrived in Cochabamba, the sun had just passed us.
He was several times wounded, and was made major and colonel on the battlefields of Cochabamba and Sapachni.
Cochabamba is often described as the most progressive city of Bolivia, but it has been held back by its isolated situation.
But in the villages and the outlying cities like Cochabamba and Santa Cruz the insurgent bands kept up a desperate resistance.
Cochabamba was founded in the 16th century, and for a time was called Oropesa.