Lake Titicaca

 

A young girl in the traditional female dress of Isla Taquile. Peru, 2003.

 

 

A woman with her child. Isla Taquile. Lake Titicaca. Peru, 2003.

 

 

A young girl carrying a baby on her back in an “awayo”. This is the traditional way of carrying babies, and useful as the women (and girls) are able to work while looking after the babies. She is of a community that are descendants of the Incas. Lake Titicaca, Peru, 2003.

 

 

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