Tag: Peru

Into Bolivia

Fun times at the border. We made it back from Uros and onto a bus bound for La Paz via Copacabana. The bus trip is best described as strange. After a couple of hours travelling we stopped at a cambio (money exchange lady) near the border to swap our Peruvian Soles for Bolivianos, then drove…

Purochuco

Purochuco is the site of pre-Incan ruins in La Molina, in the eastern suburbs of Lima. The site is a combination of museum and active archeological investigation. The place is small, but interesting. We visited purochuco on 11/2/2016, and the place was really quiet. It will cost 5 soles to enter, or 20 if you…