Taquile Island

Seven Things To Do In Puno, Peru

Puno, Peru suffers from a case of bad PR. Ask most travelers about the windswept Andean town, and you’ll likely get a lot of blank stares. “Puno—where exactly is that?” Those same travelers will prick up their ears at the mention of neighboring Lake Titicaca, or of the Islands of the Sun on the Bolivian […]

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Peru Travel: Tips For Doing A Homestay On Lake Titicaca

An increasingly popular way of visiting Peru’s Lake Titicaca is skipping the lakeside city of Puno, and instead staying with a local family on the island of Amantani.  For some people, a Lake Titicaca homestay sounds like a dream cultural experience; being able to stay with a real family and learn more about their culture […]

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