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Floating islands?

PERU | Wednesday, 21 Mar 2007 | Views [1397]

Lake Titicaca, situated 4000m above sea level, is home to many interesting people, and the next stop on our trip around Peru. We did a boat tour of the lake that visited the floating islands (Uros Islands) and Tacquile Island. The people of the Uros ... Read more >

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PERU | Saturday, 10 Mar 2007 | Views [796]

The sacred valley of the Incas, an easy day trip from Cusco, and one wrth making. Unfortunatley Pete was ill, so I made the visit on my own. The thing that is so good about this tour is that some of the villages - Ollantaytambo and Chinchero- are built ... Read more >

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PERU | Saturday, 10 Mar 2007 | Views [1322]

Upon our arrival in Cusco´s airport we were serenaded by a local band while we waited to claim our baggage. What a great introduction to this fantastic place, a place that has to rate among my favourite cities in the world. Flying in over the Andes ... Read more >

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More Mayan Ruins

HONDURAS | Wednesday, 28 Feb 2007 | Views [552] | Comments [1]

Copan Ruinas is a little village right on the Guatemalan border that´s main attraction are the nearby ruins. The ruins are not as impressive as Tikal, but there are far more stone carivg here, so I think comparison with Tikal is unfair.  The ruins are ... Read more >

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