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  One of the islands
by SirRichard

Favorite thing: Being floating islands, the Uros islands have to be tied to the ground of the lake. Otherwise, they'd move with the water currents. Every certain days, the inhabitants untie them and move them to other locations using rowing boats to pull. This is a task in which all the community participates...

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  • Written Jun 10, 2005
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