Our homestay on Amantani Island provided a very small taste of real life on Lake Titicaca - the highest navigable lake in the world!
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From giant glaciers to huge salt flats to ancient ruins, there's no doubt that there's a lot to catch your eye in South America.
After NOT trekking the Colca Canyon in Arequipa, the Bear and I board our second Cruz del Sur bus, for a 6 hour climb to the town of Puno, on the shores of Lake Titicaca. It's a journey that leaves us breathless in places, and it's on this trip that I begin to understand what altitude acclimation really means.