Ritu arrived safe and sound in Cuzco, albeit following an exceptionally long (and delayed) journey from Melbourne. We’ve had some free time to explore the
I took the Andean Explorer train from Puno to Cuzco. It was horrendously expensive by Peruvian standards but very reasonable compared to UK train prices….
Getting back into Peru turned out to be much much easier than getting out. I got a lunchtime bus back to Puno from Copacabana and
From Puno I took a 3 hour bus ride along the shore of Lake Titicaca to get to Copacabana. This is the original Copacabana (whose
On Saturday, I took a bus from Arequipa to Puno, a journey of six and a half hours and an altitude gain of nearly 1500
Everything in Arequipa seems to be either very expensive or dirt cheap. There is no middle ground. They appear to be catering to a very