Hostal Lago Sagrado Inn Puno
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... either!!! Recently two neighbouring families had a wedding and to accommodate the visitors two islands were roped together!!!! Early night - it was a long but interesting day though. Tomorrow we take a bus to Copacabana and a boat on the lake to Sun Island. Another early start :( So much to do and many things to see!!! Two weeks left of my trip, the time has flown by - Still to see Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, Iguazu and Brazil!!!!! Buenos Noches ...
... the lake water. Touristy it might be, but the fascinating visit is the equivalent of visiting a "living museum"
Further out in the main part of the lake is the island of Taquile, home to around 2500 Quechua-speaking people. UNESCO has declared this island a site of outstanding cultural value, home as it is to people who are considered the finest weavers and knitters in all of Peru. It is particularly unusual in that while the women are the weavers, it's the men who ...
... snake, animals sacred to the Aymara people from which the Uros decend. The islanders still speak this ancient language dating back to 800BC, which sounds distinctly different from the Kichwa we heard in Ecuador and other parts of Peru. Our guide, Fausto, was from a highland family that speaks both Kichwa and Aymara, meaning his knowledge of the lake and its people was amazingly in-depth. As we chugged away from the island he described the history of the area slowly ...
... large lakes in the world, Lake Titikaka (Wade from 6th grade will be disappointed but I will skip all jokes pertaining to the name but if you must, feel free to make your own joke). While entering the city by bus it quickly became clear that this was not a city you would want to wander around and appreciate the architecture, but rather get in see the sites and go (unless you like that urban decay/ unfinished look then this is the spot for you). On ...
... as well, where you can stay on the island with a family, and I think that would be a much better option. Much like the Colca Canyon tour, this involved way too much traveling time, for not enough sight seeing.
I got back into town, grabbed some dinner, and now I’m just relaxing at the hostel. I had to switch rooms because my bed was really uncomfortable last night, but my new one is 10 times better. ...