Lake Titicaca....teehee July 31st 2011 After a full day recovering from a pretty heavy night, we booked ourselves on the nightbus to Puno. We wanted to go see the floating islands of Uros, with a vague notion of heading into Bolivia if we had the time.
Nightbuses are the business, because you save on accomodation at the same time. It was comforable enough, I managed to sleep a fair bit, but I always do! When we arrived in Puno it was ... read more
South America » Bolivia » La Paz Department » Lake Titicaca 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
I am not the blogging type but sure here I am blogging away. I am 24 (already) and from Derry (lovely lovely Derry) in Ireland. I'm at uni in Newcastle in England and studying medicine, in my 4th year. Going on my medical elective this summer to Peru! SO excited! and thought it would be nice to start a travel blog so people that care, can keep up with my happenings (particularly people who aren't on facebook, so thats just my mammy and daddy!)... full info