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The Gringo Trail

Posted by on Jun 15, 2009 in Featured, Geoventures, Travel, Videos | 2 comments

The Gringo Trail

Having spent several weeks in Cusco my time in Peru was rapidly drawing to a close.  With still so much of this beautiful country left to explore I decided to hop on the tail end of the infamous “Gringo Trail” and embark on a reverse tour of its southern reaches. Beginning with the Peruvian gateway to Lake Titicaca, I eagerly set out from Puno to visit an intriguing culture with a uniquely sustainable way of life.  At almost 4000m above sea level on what was ambiguously known as the “highest navigable lake” in the world, was the home of a pre-Incan people referred to as...

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