(Lynessa Nelson)
Flying into Juliaca (Lynessa Nelson)
Flying into Juliaca
driving from Juliaca to Puno (Lynessa Nelson)
driving from Juliaca to Puno
Puno (Lynessa Nelson)
Puno
the welcoming committee (Lynessa Nelson)
the welcoming committee
on the floating islands (Lynessa Nelson)
on the floating islands
(Lynessa Nelson)
the catfish (Lynessa Nelson)
the catfish
demonstration of how the floating islands are made (Lynessa Nelson)
demonstration of how the floating islands are made
bartering (Lynessa Nelson)
bartering
we look indigenous right? (Lynessa Nelson)
we look indigenous right?
huts complete with tv (Lynessa Nelson)
huts complete with tv
the artisans and their crafts (Lynessa Nelson)
the artisans and their crafts
looking across to other floating islands (Lynessa Nelson)
looking across to other floating islands
taxi to another island (Lynessa Nelson)
taxi to another island
view from the watchtower (Lynessa Nelson)
view from the watchtower
Welcome to Colquecachi on Amantani Island (Lynessa Nelson)
Welcome to Colquecachi on Amantani Island
World Cup: Germany vs. Peru (Lynessa Nelson)
World Cup: Germany vs. Peru
hike to pachamama (Lynessa Nelson)
hike to pachamama
hike to pachamama (Lynessa Nelson)
hike to pachamama
Pachamama - closed except for during ceremonies (Lynessa Nelson)
Pachamama - closed except for during ceremonies
our Adventure Life guide (Lynessa Nelson)
our Adventure Life guide
Lake Titicaca (Lynessa Nelson)
Lake Titicaca
(Lynessa Nelson)
our host family making dinner (Lynessa Nelson)
our host family making dinner
host family making dinner (Lynessa Nelson)
host family making dinner
typical Aymara garb for the ladies (Lynessa Nelson)
typical Aymara garb for the ladies
Our host sister teaches Matt traditional Peruvian dances (Lynessa Nelson)
Our host sister teaches Matt traditional Peruvian dances
The gringos try it out (Lynessa Nelson)
The gringos try it out
Taking a break at the high altitude (Lynessa Nelson)
Taking a break at the high altitude
the whole group (Lynessa Nelson)
the whole group
Our host room on the second floor - comfy and warm (Lynessa Nelson)
Our host room on the second floor - comfy and warm
Courtyard in our host Clara\'s home (Lynessa Nelson)
Courtyard in our host Clara\'s home
(Lynessa Nelson)
Clara\'s son (Lynessa Nelson)
Clara\'s son
her youngest son (Lynessa Nelson)
her youngest son
The whole family! (Lynessa Nelson)
The whole family!
Walking to the boat in the morning (Lynessa Nelson)
Walking to the boat in the morning
Taquile Island (Lynessa Nelson)
Taquile Island
our guide on Taquile Island (Lynessa Nelson)
our guide on Taquile Island
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
Are we in Greece? (Lynessa Nelson)
Are we in Greece?
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
Our view at lunch (Lynessa Nelson)
Our view at lunch
lunchtime (Lynessa Nelson)
lunchtime
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
the 500 steps down to the boat (Lynessa Nelson)
the 500 steps down to the boat
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
boating 10 miles an hour back to Puno (Lynessa Nelson)
boating 10 miles an hour back to Puno
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
chickens & handicrafts (Lynessa Nelson)
chickens & handicrafts
(Lynessa Nelson)
Old Inca wall (Lynessa Nelson)
Old Inca wall
(Lynessa Nelson)
Our bus guide (Lynessa Nelson)
Our bus guide
(Lynessa Nelson)
Our tour group on the bus (Lynessa Nelson)
Our tour group on the bus
(Lynessa Nelson)
Our bus driver and stewardess (Lynessa Nelson)
Our bus driver and stewardess
(Lynessa Nelson)
Beginning of the Sacred Valley tour (Lynessa Nelson)
Beginning of the Sacred Valley tour
alpacas (Lynessa Nelson)
alpacas
rasta alpaca (Lynessa Nelson)
rasta alpaca
Please FEED the llamas (Lynessa Nelson)
Please FEED the llamas
and they come flocking (Lynessa Nelson)
and they come flocking
a vicuna (Lynessa Nelson)
a vicuna
Gimme that! (Lynessa Nelson)
Gimme that!
Carine feeds the vicuna (Lynessa Nelson)
Carine feeds the vicuna
Ayul feeds the vicuna (Lynessa Nelson)
Ayul feeds the vicuna
traditional weaver (Lynessa Nelson)
traditional weaver
the dyes (Lynessa Nelson)
the dyes
(Lynessa Nelson)
the different colored dyes from the same base (Lynessa Nelson)
the different colored dyes from the same base
(Lynessa Nelson)
(Lynessa Nelson)
rounding up and shearing of the llamas (Lynessa Nelson)
rounding up and shearing of the llamas
(Lynessa Nelson)
pit stop on the way to Pisac (Lynessa Nelson)
pit stop on the way to Pisac
Urubamba River Valley (Lynessa Nelson)
Urubamba River Valley
Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac ruins
Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac ruins
Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac ruins
Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac ruins
Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac ruins
loveseat (Lynessa Nelson)
loveseat
Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac ruins
water system (Lynessa Nelson)
water system
pool for ritual bathing (see the steps and hand holds) (Lynessa Nelson)
pool for ritual bathing (see the steps and hand holds)
Matt and Lynessa at Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Matt and Lynessa at Pisac ruins
Argentinian student shares his mate with us (Lynessa Nelson)
Argentinian student shares his mate with us
Local musician along the hike (Lynessa Nelson)
Local musician along the hike
Pisac ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac ruins
hike back to our car (Lynessa Nelson)
hike back to our car
artistic rainwater drainage in Pisac town (Lynessa Nelson)
artistic rainwater drainage in Pisac town
Pisac town market (Lynessa Nelson)
Pisac town market
it rained (Lynessa Nelson)
it rained
(Lynessa Nelson)
The Sacred Valley (Lynessa Nelson)
The Sacred Valley
Moras ruins (Lynessa Nelson)
Moras ruins
(Lynessa Nelson)
Peaks of Victoria in the backround (Lynessa Nelson)
Peaks of Victoria in the backround
restoration in progress (Lynessa Nelson)
restoration in progress
(Lynessa Nelson)
coming into Ollantaytambo (Lynessa Nelson)
coming into Ollantaytambo
(Lynessa Nelson)
El Sauce hotel (Lynessa Nelson)
El Sauce hotel
View of Ollantaytambo ruins from el Sauce (Lynessa Nelson)
View of Ollantaytambo ruins from el Sauce
Lynessa Nelson
Peru Trip 2010 (Part I) Lake Titicaca, Puno, and the Sacred