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Puma Rock - Isla del Sol  
   

Puma Rock - Isla del Sol

The Inca´s apparently thought that this rock looked like the head of a puma. I´d like to know what the heck those guys were drinking because I´m pretty certain it wasn´t Inca Cola!
Lake Titicaca - Copacobana & Isla del Sol

April 16th 2009
Lake Titicaca the highest navigable lake in the world at a shade under 4000m! Titi being the Quechuan word for Puma and Caca being the word for drink......putting it together the lake´s name basically means "Where the Puma Comes to drink!" You can tell we were listening on some of our guided tours! We bused from La Paz to Copacobana, the main Bolivian town (villiage is probably a more apt ... read more
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Bolivian Flag Bolivia, named after independence fighter Simon BOLIVAR, broke away from Spanish rule in 1825; much of its subsequent history has consisted of a series of nearly 200 coups and counter-coups. Comparatively democratic civilian rule was established in 1... ... read more
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