Uros

These days, the floating islands of Lake Titicaca in Peru are a popular tourist destination, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. But that attention has not entirely changed the lives of the Uros people who inhabit these islands. Theirs is a culture and a lifestyle that has remained intact for many centuries.

To find out more about the Uros, and to see a slideshow and video about the floating islands, click on the image below.

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