Lake Titicaca – Isla Amantani

Covered in agricultural terraces and and dominated by two ancient-temple-topped peaks, the remote island of Amantani is unlike any other island we’ve visited. We’ve arrived on Amantani intending to stay the night before continuing on to neighboring Taquile island the next day. […]

Floating Islands of Lake Titicaca

And now for something a bit different. At 12,500 feet above sea level (3,800m), Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world. It’s also home to the Uru-Aymara who live across 44 self-constructed floating islands of reed! This article is part of […]