Hostal Nesther

Address: Deustua 268, Puno, Peru | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Deustua 268, Puno, is near Waynapicchu, Inca Trail, Cusco & Machu Picchu Railway, and Urubamba Weavers' Route.
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Travel Blogs from Puno

The Floating Islands

A travel blog entry by rhills on Nov 04, 2015


... on both sides and then we waited and waited for things to start. It seems one always has to wait here! It was worth it....although there were often long gaps between the groups, they were absolutely spectacular and so many of them! Many different cultural groups with slightly different dress all moving down the street with the same step and twirl, each accompanied by a brass band it seemed. They must have dozens of brass bands. It was Puno Week, a ...

Cusco to Puno

A travel blog entry by ridgewell51 on Oct 22, 2015

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... We were met by a rep from the travel company and driven to the hotel. Most of our accommodation has been central but this one is a resort 15 minutes drive from town. Apparently it is right on the shore of Lake Titicaca but we can't see much tonight.

Friday 23rd - Our room faces Lake Titicaca and we can see Puno city on the opposite side of this end of the lake. After breakfast, at which we acquired a few bits and pieces of food for later, we were collected at 9am for a tour ...

Meet the locals

A travel blog entry by chrisphil on Sep 22, 2015

41 photos

... feat of endurance.

The people there are so nice, shy but friendly, and the kids are so cute with their round, rosy cheeks! Our guide told us that the new generations are going to college on the mainland and are not keen on continuing this harsh way of living, and that in a couple of generations maybe the Uros communities will have dissapeared.. If you want to see them and experience their way of living (you can actually sleep 1 night with an Uros family ... which we ...

Puno what? We tried guinea-pig!

A travel blog entry by marystrasburger on Sep 17, 2015

2 comments, 9 photos

... the island itself in 10 different directions. These are attached to the island with rope which is sunk using rocks to protect it from propellors of passing boats. All in all it is quite incredible how they have constructed this home for themselves and we were treated to a demonstration and allowed into their houses (also made entirely from reed) to try on traditional clothing. In addition we took a ride on their reed boats - not just the bog standard one, but the ...

Teachers College Maintains the Planet

A travel blog entry by chimichenga on Jul 31, 2015

... In 1989, according to Loveless, a group of experts in the field of math education launched a campaign "to change the content and teaching of mathematics." This new math created state and district policies which "tend to present math reform as religion" and identify as sinful behaviors teacher-delivered instruction, individual student desk work, papers corrected for error. Teachers are ordered to keep "an elaborate diary on each child’s ‘mathematical ...

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