of the SUN, BOLIVIA ..........According
to Inca folklore, the Island of the Sun was the home of their supreme
was a small community that lived on the Island of the Sun and they
were set up for visitors. There was a temple to the sun not
far from the docks, but I didn't find a path to it. My guess
was you had to climb high up the mountain to cross over to the temple.
I climbed halfway up the mountain. That was far enough.
the high altitude, that was all that was going to be managed. But,
halfway up the mountain, I found what I wanted - two
very young girls with two very young alpacas. They posed for
photos, and they were simply adorable.
still think any tour should have included a stop at the Temple of
the Sun. Mine didn't, others did. So, I was very pleased
that at least we passed by the temple on the boat ride back to Copacabana.
I would have been even happier if we stopped to explore. Perhaps
I need to write a letter to the tourism board or Barry Manilow.
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