Posada Don Giorgio

Tarapaca 238, Puno, Peru | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Tarapaca 238, Puno, is near Waynapicchu, Inca Trail, Cusco & Machu Picchu Railway, and Urubamba Weavers' Route.
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    Travel Blogs from Puno

    Lake Titicaca-A Conundrum

    A travel blog entry by donnajimtravels on Oct 08, 2012

    25 photos

    We could not decide if we should go to Lake Titicaca or not. We have heard very mixed reviews of it and having been there, I get it. It is a beautiful lake – the highest navigatible lake in the world. And they have created a tourist experience that is downright bizarre. First of all, every tour operator offers the exact same 2 or 3 packages. …

    Lake Titicaca Excursion and Homestay

    A travel blog entry by lauren.guite on Aug 04, 2014

    1 comment, 16 photos

    ... for making the woman's clothes and vice versa. The woman also wears the number of skirts that matches her age (eg. I'd wear 25 if I lived there and got married now). Also before the wedding, the woman must cut her hair and the man weaves a belt from it that he must wear for the rest of his life. She makes him a colorful pouch for his coca leaves, which he wasn't allowed to have as a single man and means that he can now stop to chat and exchange coca leaves with other ...

    Island Hopping on Lake Titicaca

    A travel blog entry by my.vagabond.way on Jun 21, 2014

    ... American girl from Washington DC, and a Brazilian girl from Manaus who fortunately for us speaks Spanish. These residents speak Kechuan (Inca language) but can understand Spanish, and speak no English.

    The hike up to their homes takes over half an hour of uphill climbing. My mama takes my backpack for me as she sees I am really struggling. We were already 3800 metres high at lake level, their homes were another 150 metres up and I struggle with ...

    Three countries, two people, a duck & a guinea

    A travel blog entry by aliandhannah on May 30, 2014

    20 photos

    ... or the duck was more relieved. Spent some time on the island before heading back on the boat for a nice cruise to Taquille. This is a much bigger island, with around 2,000 people living on it and more modernised than Uros. We walked round the island, stopping for a locals lunch (quinoa soup and trout) before heading back to the boat and the two hour ride to Puno. We went out to dinner on our last night in Peru with Dik and Juep, two Dutch boys we met that day on our tour staying at ...

    Train trip to Lake Titicaca

    A travel blog entry by dewarsurfers on May 15, 2014

    ... danced with the band, Terry said he has posted something but it is mucking up, will get copy from another traveller who videos also. (Love to embarrass myself!!) We stopped at a local market after our lunch and picked up a jumper for Terry, was rushed and thought it was a bargain but a typical machine knitted thing we could buy at home, oh well, only A20. We had another stop and our band ...