El Inti Backpacker Hostel

Av.la Torre 137, Puno, 51, Peru | 2 star hostel
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Travel Blogs from Puno

Good-byes, a Lake, and Taxi Trouble

A travel blog entry by amdouet


... that we could catch a ride to Cuzco on, so we left our hostel early on Sunday for the long ride. Unfortunately, it wasn't a smooth transfer. Our troubles started when we were dropped off at the wrong bus station. We were at the big bus station and not the local bus station. No worries, we just had to pay a little more to get to Juliaca. Once in Juliaca, we had trouble finding a taxi (what they don't run on Sundays?) and had to walk a bit until we found one. ...

Puno to Juliaca

A travel blog entry by garytan


... dynamited by grave robbers, while others were left unfinished.[1]

Blah, Blah, Blah from Titicacaca

A travel blog entry by rose_giro


... preparing a meal this way.

Eighty-four islands make up the community at the present time, with a population of maybe 2,000. Our tour guide for the day said that estimates are within ten years, there will be no one left on the islands, for once the younger generation gets a taste of mainland living, they are unwilling to commit to this sparse lifestyle. The shrinking gene ...

Lake Titicaca

A travel blog entry by tdv95


... size, get replaced, and more are created as the need arises (the islands are anchored to keep them from floating over to Bolivia).

The surface of the islands is uneven, thin, and it does feel like walking on a waterbed (to match her big, puffy hair-dos back in the 80's, DH had one of those waterbeds when I met her, and was now experiencing glassy-eyed flashbacks as we bobbed up and down). We debated staying on one of the floating islands overnight ...


A travel blog entry by ccchrissie


... in a pretty big lake
but the tour spiel was overlong and boring as in 2 languages, so said sayonara
and went my own way – managed to see all the site not just the small bit
covered by the tour. Also the guide failed to visit some of the petroglyphs and
reliefs so tipped the guard a couple of soles to show me some of them – a fox,
butterfly and snake – the lizard and snail were featured in the tour.



This 2 star hostel, located on Av.la Torre 137, Puno, is near Waynapicchu, Inca Trail, Cusco & Machu Picchu Railway, and Urubamba Weavers' Route.
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