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Housing, El Alto, Bolivia.jpg

Crowded red brick homes in El Alto (The Heights), Bolivia, sits on the Altiplano above the city of La Paz.  It is one of Bolivia's and South America's fastest-growing urban centers, and one of the highest major cities in the world, up to 13,615 feet above sea level.  Most of the population consists of indigenous Aymarans who have migrated from the countryside.