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Over 4,000 varieties of native potatoes grow in the Andean highlands of Peru, Boliva, and Ecuador. guess i have covered at least 20 varieties..
Taquileños are known for their fine handwoven textiles and clothing, which are regarded as among the highest-quality handicrafts in Peru. Knitting is exclusively performed by males, beginning in early boyhood. Women spin wool and use vegetables and minerals to dye the wool to be used by the community. Women are also the weavers of the Chumpis, the wide belts with woven designs worn by everyone in the community of Taquile.
After lunch, we split into smaller groups of 3 or 4. Each group overnight stay in one of the local houses on the island experiencing their living style. We stayed at her house.