Ideas for a trip, Iglesia de la Merced

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Iglesia de la Merced

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The iglesia de la Merced, in Potosi. During Spanish colonization, the silver was melted inside the mines, then was carried by llamas until Arica (Chile) or Callao (Peru). From there, it reachs Spain by boat, unless it is not intercepted in way by English, French or Dutch pirates.