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Visiting Taqile Island (day 6) 

I visited Taquile Island as part of a day tour that included Uros. You can read about my thoughts on Uros here. Here's what to expect when visiting Taquile Island as part of a tour:

1. Taquile Island is about an hour and a half boat ride from Puno. Because the weather was nice and the island is on Titicaca Lake, the boat ride was pretty smooth. I was told that when the weather gets bad (which it did later in the afternoon) the lake can get choppy and there have been boats that had to stay the night on the…

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