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... is the capital city of the Puno Region and the Puno Province with a population of approximately 100,000. The city was established in 1668 by viceroy Pedro Antonio Fernández de Castro as capital of the province
of Paucarcolla with the name ...
... here that we discovered our love for delicious Peruvian food, particularly ceviche (raw fish/prawns with chilli and lemon). They also have a strong multicultural food influence (we have eaten lots of crepes and some Turkish food!) which has been amazing. We also visited the famous monastery of Santa Catalina in Arequipa, which looked very European in its architecture. This was a practicing monastery for almost 400 years, and was only opened to the public ...
... only occupants of the hostel!
After breakfast, we make the trip by colectivo out to the Yavari, a very interesting naval vessel that had been ordered from England by the Peruvian government in 1862, making it the oldest steamboat on Lake Titicaca. Her and her sister ship, the Yapura, were shipped in nearly 3000 pieces from England to Peru, moved by train to Tacna and then by mule over the Andes, a six year journey! They were both powered by coal, however ...