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Lake Titicaca

10,000 Critically Endangered Frogs Mysteriously Drop Dead In Lake Titicaca

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.19.2016 | Home

Peruvian authorities are investigating the deaths of over 10,000 critically endangered frogs in Lake Titicaca. The cause of the Titicaca water frog ma...

10 Great Lakeside Getaways

Joy Pecknold | Posted 05.19.2016 | Home
Joy Pecknold

The sea is swell, but fresh water lakes are all the splash without the salty aftertaste. To ease into summer, pick a great lake and make your escape. ...

Bolivia's Majestic Scenery In 11 Stunning Photos

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart and Chris McGonigal | Posted 05.28.2015 | Home

The WorldPost's "Through Your Lens" series brings you stunning photos taken by social media users in a different country around the world every week. ...

That Time I Lived On A Floating Grass Island With A Quechua Family

Laura Grier | Posted 03.02.2015 | Home
Laura Grier

I had no idea what to expect when I got there and it was like a fantasy world where everything was made out of grass and dyed neon colors.

Weaving Natural Resources Into Family Wealth

Suzanne Skees | Posted 03.31.2014 | Home
Suzanne Skees

Living at such a high elevation (12,549 feet) near Juliaca in the Andes Mountains, in a climate at once subtropical and highland, they work outside from freezing dark predawn, through the harsh heat of the day.

Archaeologists Find 1,500-Year-Old Inca Treasure

Agence France Presse | | Posted 12.08.2013 | Home

Gold and silver pieces as well as bones and pottery from 1,500 years ago were discovered in Lake Titicaca by underwater archaeologists, a researcher s...

Bolivia's President Celebrates Mayan 'Apocalypse' With Tradition, Ushers In Era Of Love

Posted 12.21.2012 | Home

The Mayan apocalypse, predicted to take place on Dec. 21, has arrived without so much as a sputter. But while many around the world began to shutter t...

6 Extraordinary Island Hopping Adventures

Kensington Tours | Posted 09.27.2012 | Home
Kensington Tours

Time spent exploring these often overlooked isles is guaranteed to satisfy your wanderlust, no matter how bad the itch.

Bolivia and Peru

Cher Coulter | Posted 06.08.2012 | Home
Cher Coulter

As a designer, exploring the world is vital. The people who color their world in beautiful clothing and ornaments, who live simple farmers' lives and never stop smiling, offer a dose of clarity to such a clouded westernized conscience.

Life On A Floating Peruvian Island (PHOTOS)

Molly Conley | Posted 12.26.2011 | Home
Molly Conley

Far from the mainstream tourism circuit, dozens of islands handmade from native totoro reeds float off the Peruvian shores of Lake Titicaca.

Yes, Virginia, There Is a Lake Titicaca

Jim Noles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jim Noles

The thought of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service spending $25,000 to help convince a Peruvian fisherman not to turn Kermit la Rana into Kermit the Viagra Cocktail leaves me needing a stiff drink.

Lake Titicaca Is Full of Sh*t

Anneli Rufus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

No, really. It is. According to Peru's Environment Ministry, over 12 million cubic meters of raw sewage are dumped into Lake Titicaca every year.