Travel Blogs from Puno
Ce matin départ 6h50 direction le lac Titicaca. Au programme visite des Uros et de l'île Taquile.
Les Uros sont des îles flottantes (attention, blague de David: "mais sans crème anglaise"), construites avec des roseaux, la technique est assez impressionnante.
Ensuite nous avons repris le bateau pour rejoindre Taquile où une petite …
Comme prévu, le réveil matinal a été trèèès difficile, après une nuit de 3h. Du coup les 2 vols ont surtout été passés à dormir (enfin surtout pour Emilie).
Arrivés à l'aéroport de Juliaca, il nous restait une heure de route pour rejoindre Puno où nous logeons, au bord du lac Titicaca.
Le changement est total par rapport au Chili, qu' …
After a free day in Cusco to relax and recover from the Inca Trail, it was time to move on with an early morning start to catch a local bus for a seven hour journey to Puno on the shores of Lake Titicaca. Unfortunately we had depart without Ciro and Martina as overnight Ciro had taken a turn for the worse, having chest pains and they decided to go …
After a huge night out on the town in Cusco an early morning start to the day meant that a few of us in the group only had a couple of hours sleep. Luckily for us all today was purely a travel day on a double decker sweat box coach from Cusco to Puno (which is where Lake Titicaca starts).
A trip through the Peruvian countryside was good …
After breakfast, Bill and I helped to guide 18 sheep and 2 goats from their overnight pen to pasture and then t ied their ropes to pegs in the ground. The goats got away and I was able to catch one and the eldest sister in the family captured the other. Again, it is not so easy running after a goat on hilly, rocky terrain at 3800 metres altitude …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Balsa Puno
Stayed here with a group tour and the staff was very accommodating as we had leave our big bags and allowed us to do so in the room. When we returned only a few of us had to change rooms. Beds are very comfy and warm, bathrooms clean and lots of hot water.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.