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If we found Cuzco at 3300 meters above sea-level to be high, then we were in for a bit of a surprise After an almost empty 30 minute flight (the alternative being a ten hour train ride) we land in Juliaca, a chaotic city close to the border with Bolivia which is at almost 4000 metres, over 12,000 feet above sea-level - and we're running low on Diamox! Our guide, another Jose, wisely suggests that we might be better going straight to our hotel a further two hours drive away on ...
... few days. We Kept driving and inclining for about 20 minutes before we arrived in Puno. We are stating at the hotel Casona which is in a beautiful part of the city, the old area. Puno was the first city where the Inka people settled before travelling South, and architecture from 1100AC. Had a fab meal after we arrived, then went to another restaurant for desert and mulled wine. Very cold up here compared with rest of ...
... p Wednesday, November 19th, we woke up at 6.30 am, packed for lighter bags, had breakfast and headed to the port. Departure at 8am for the floating Islands : Uros. We learned how they were building it. Process really interesting : they use the existing plants and separate the roots in squares, then they link it together and finally spread many layers on the top of it. This method takes about one year and half!! Thus they built houses, improvise a opened ...
I had a nice, quiet day of planning out my next couple of weeks and watching football. It was really nice to relax and not do much today. I walked around the town a little bit and there was some sort of festival going on around the main square. I have no idea what they were celebrating, but there were a lot of colorful outfits and drums, and they all seemed to be having a good ...