Hotel Ferrocarril

Address: Av. La Torre 185, Puno, Peru | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Av. La Torre 185, Puno, is near Waynapicchu, Inca Trail, Cusco & Machu Picchu Railway, and Catedral de Puno.
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Travel Blogs from Puno


A travel blog entry by dionbarker on Mar 11, 2015

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... So a few of us jumped out of the bus and walked down the road to see a political protest blocking the road with trees they had cut down and burning tyres. I really wish my Spanish was better at this point so I could at least find out what they were protesting about! But word got around that they weren't moving until midnight. No-one had eaten so we were hungry, and even though we were in the middle of nowhere there were a couple of farm houses doubling as little stores. ...

Lake Titicaca

A travel blog entry by don.vince on Feb 17, 2015

... new one.

We take a reed boat (which seems to contain empty 2 litre Coca-Cola bottles – perhaps an improvement on the original design?) through some reeds, one of which we try eating – apparently it’s a fruit. Then land on the next-door island, more adorable kids. Martina gives them sweets and tries to adopt the smallest, cutest, chubby-cheeked girl.

We then go to a ...

Lake Titicaca

A travel blog entry by lawton025 on Feb 01, 2015

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This morning we boarded a boat to travel to the Uros floating Islands. The Uros people live on islands that are made from the root bed and reeds of the Totora plant. At the moment there are approximately 2,000 people living on about 85 islands. We visited an island that houses 4 families. Stepping onto the reed surface is very strange and spongey. It takes a while if everyone to feel comfortable walking around. After ...

The Floating Islands

A travel blog entry by gavin_davies on Dec 21, 2014

... are indeed floating they are usually anchored via rope and sticks embedded into the lakebed. It was very spongy to walk on. Apparently when they are big occasions such as weddings several islands can be floated together to make one super island. There are about 80 islands like this, but there were only two in our vicinity. Both this way of living and the language spoken pre-date the Incas.

What a great day to forget my camera. I blame the out of room ...

Working Without A Work Visa (Day 46)

A travel blog entry by bdfro on Nov 25, 2014

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... ride. We returned to our hotel in Puño for a free afternoon which involved Bre napping (of course) and me trying to survive my GI pain. I was harassed by my wife to make sure I drank copious amounts of fluids although she was sweet to go out and buy me water, crackers and Gatorade. I ended up skipping dinner and trying to recover in bed. Bre joined the group for a delicious Peruvian dinner and Andean music and dancing show. She had lomo saltado, ...

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