Uros

Uros, Peru

Travel Blogs from Uros

Uros Travel Blogs (29)
Reed Islands, Puno and the Uros Islands, Peru travel blog

Reed Islands

A travel blog entry by chowie

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Pounding on the door, the homestay "alpha male" woke us from a deep sleep. We enjoyed pancakes and some mint-like tea, and then made our way to the waterfront - with Aleja leading the way. We said our thanks and goodbye, and then boarded our boat. ...

Local islands for Local people (or tourists), Uros and Amantani Islands, Peru travel blog

Local islands for Local people (or tourists)

A travel blog entry by emanddave

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... lake in the blazing sunshine. For the first 20 mins or so went through reeds before arriving at the first of the reed islands. Uros or the reed islands of which they are many are all man-made but are very stable. They are basically made from reed ...

Floating Isle of Uros, Uros, Peru travel blog

Floating Isle of Uros

A travel blog entry by johnorton

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Today we took a boat out to Uros Island, famous for being a floating island, built entirely out of reeds, which grow abundantly throughout Lake Titicaca. It was very interesting to see how these people lived, and still do today, with some islands being ...

Pisaq and Uros Islands, Pisaq and Uros Islands (Lake Titicaca), Peru travel blog

Pisaq and Uros Islands

A travel blog entry by marc-patty

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... the highest countries in the world and also one of the poorest in South America, Bolivia. Our Highlights of Peru People. Empire. Rambling. Uros. The people of Peru have been great. In a country with so many tourists, you'd expect the people ...