Travel Blogs from Puno
Overnight in Puno - best Hotel of the trip, on to Pisco Market and then further on to Ollantaytambo. Buffet lunch in a beautiful garden.
We had one night before we were to get on the train to go to Puno. Yes they had fixed the line and we would get one train trip. A ten hour trip, with entertainment on board.
We had wonderful service all day.
Fun was to be had on board from modelling to dancing, and yes I got involved. …
We were warned.
So many Google Alerts had entries about earthquakes in Peru.
This morning we changed hotels and our tour co-ordinator for Puno announced in the car that there is an earthquake in Puno at 10.00am.
We looked at our watches and it was 10.00am. Was he clarevoyant? No, something was lost in translation.
We rounded a …
Eigenlijk iets te laat wakker maar toch nog net op tijd op een boot gesprongen (wel met enkel Peruvianen). Na drie uur varen kwamen we aan op Isla de Taquile. Stijle klim naar boven, handschoenen, mutsen en fleecen gingen snel uit. Mooi eiland waar de plaatselijke bevolking in commune leeft en de tijd lijkt stil te staan.Verse forel gegeten (we …
So, last night we went out to the festival a little early and decided not to wait for the fireworks. It was kind of cool. There were huge bonfires to keep people warm and a band playing modern Peruvian music. We were the only tourists out there and the locals were throwing them back so we didnīt stay long.
This morning, we woke up early and had …