Taquile Island

Taquile Island, Peru

Travel Blogs from Taquile Island

Taquile Island Travel Blogs (9)
Uros, Taquile and Armantani homestay, Taquile, Peru travel blog

Uros, Taquile and Armantani homestay

A travel blog entry by fiandross29

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... a trip to the floating islands of Uros, a tour and overnight on the island of Amantani and the following day a tour of the island of Taquile before returning to Puno.  First some needed facts for you all! 1, Lake Titicaca is the largest lake in South ...

Taquile Island, Taquile Island, Peru travel blog

Taquile Island

A travel blog entry by indianajill

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... our walk, which ends in 550 steep steps going down. I think this country is all about steep steps!  Taquile Island is a very popular tourist destination and the steps are packed with tourists which makes getting down those stairs without ...

Floating islands!, Taquile, Peru travel blog

Floating islands!

A travel blog entry by pkgregoire

... or not. We got off our boat at one of the islands and sat down and learnt about their community. They live in families, each island is a separate family like mom, dad, kids, grandparents, etc. There is a president on each island and if the island doesn't ...

Life with our Peruvian family on Lake Titicaca, Taquile, Peru travel blog

Life with our Peruvian family on Lake Titicaca

A travel blog entry by emsys

... built before we rowed around rather hopelessly on a giant reed boat. About 2 hours more on the boat we made it to the island of Taquile where we stopped for lunch. Or rather the others did as I was too busy dying of asthma from the altitude - 4000m ...