DAY 10 July 12th 2007 What a day. Packed our bags and checked out of the hostel. Headed straight for the bus stop to buy tickets to Puno and head out. Unfortunately the strike was still on and tickets were not available in the morning. After hanging around and talking to some of the other tourist we discovered there was a bus leaving in the evening. We bought the tickets immediately as they would be in short supply. An ... read more
South America » Peru » Puno » Puno Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more
I think that travel comes from some deep urge to see the world, like the urge that brings up a worm in an Irish bog to see the moon when it is full ~ Lord Dunsany
Travel for me has always been a passion - an all consuming passion, I love the different cultures.
Travelling for me does not have to be to a different country - I am quite happy exploring all the corners of the country that I am living in while I wait for the opportunity to travel to another country.
What I love about travelling -
The sights, smells, sounds, cuisine and people of different places.
The feel... full info