Santa Maria Inn Puno

A. Ugarte 171, Puno, 36 8608, Peru | Hotel
Prices starting from $23.00

Travel Blogs from Puno

Puno and The Floating Islands

A travel blog entry by phillipsquared


... to complain when it comes to your door. Our van arrived and we made our way to the harbour to catch a boat to the floating islands. Before the boat left however a guy came on board to play music and ask for money of course, I think we will have to get used to that in Peru. At the first island we were shown how they construct the islands out of chunks of reed roots tied together. They then take the tops of the reeds and stack them over ...

Puno, Lake Titicaca & the Floating IslandsR

A travel blog entry by kate_5

... Puno. It was a long drive to Puno, taking most of the afternoon. We stopped a couple of times for different things before finally arriving around 6-7ish to Puno city, located on the shore of Lake Titicaca. Once we arrived and checked into our hotel, we headed out to dinner to a local restaurant for a bite to eat before I headed back to the hotel for a good nights sleep, as its a big day tomorrow. Today, we headed out on a boat ...

Sillustani ruins

A travel blog entry by ashka_dane


On route to Cuzco we stopped at the Sillustani ruins. Tucked away on a beautiful peninsula near Lake Umayo are the Sillustani towers. Built by a pre-Inca civilisation hundreds of years ago, the Sillustani Indians built several Chullpas (funeral towers) in the area. The construction of these towers is said to be far more complex than anything the Inca's had ever built. ...

Floatng Islands and very expressive Pom Poms!

A travel blog entry by maddieuk


... a young boy will
wear a certain colour hat until he is about 8, then he wears a different one
from 8 until he is engaged, then he wears another one until he is married at
which time he wears one his wife makes him which has to be the right colours.
They are really long wee willy winkie style, and Maddie instantly wanted one!
The women have a black shawl with two different coloured pom poms on, and if a
man like her he will ask her to get engaged, and she has to show ...

35. Puno-no, what's my name?

A travel blog entry by kesvic2013


... jangly cowboy boots doing very athletic dances, women in ridiculously high heels dancing in formation, men in ponchos playing panpipes and lots of women in traditional dress including our favourite item - the small bowler hat perching atop their long plaited hair. As it is a 'campesino' (country folk) festival, all the different indigenous communities from around Puno come to the town to show their community's traditional dance. The competition is held in the ...

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This hotel, located on A. Ugarte 171, Puno, is near Waynapicchu, Inca Trail, Cusco & Machu Picchu Railway, and Catedral de Puno.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsSanta Maria Inn Puno

    Reviewed by 260574

    You get what you pay for

    Reviewed May 31, 2012
    by (3 reviews) , Brazil Flag of Brazil

    Very simple yet clean accommodations. Staff extremely caring and helpful.

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