Trip to Peru 2009
loved my trip to Peru in 2008 that i had to go back....
This time I went to Lima-Miraflores, Trujillo and checked the newly excavated "El Brujo", then went to Arequipa to the Colca Canyons to see Condors, Moquegua- desert everywhere, and Puno- Lake Titicaca.
view from my hostal into Avenida Arequipa in San Isidro
"caballitos de totora" in Huanchaco beach
vicuñas en route to Colca, Arequipa
at 15000ft above sea level with Misti and Chachani volcanoes
girl bottle- feeding a young llama
enjoying the thermal waters in Chivay, Arequipa
with folkloric dancers at a thank you ceremony for Pachamama
beautiful people en route to Colca canyon
a hard to capture "flight of the condor"
the old "terraces" are still in use today
Pelicans in Ilo, Moquegua
Flamingos in the altiplano, Puno
Uros islands, Lake Titicaca
modern Uros with solar panels
view of Lake Titicaca from Taquile island
on top of Taquile island at about 14000 ft above sea level