Titicaca Lake

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 (tĭt′ĭ-kä′kə, tē′tē-kä′kä), Lake
A freshwater lake of South America in the Andes on the Bolivia-Peru border. Lying at an elevation of 3810 m (12,500 ft), it is the highest lake in the world to be navigable by large vessels.
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Titicaca Lake and Amazonas River are in the first places of their respective groups, according to the last ranking published by New Seven Wonders foundation.
Among the other highlights of the festival are major hit "Vitus," a touching drama about a withdrawn piano prodigy learning to open up to the world with the help of his grandfather and "My Name's Eugen," a Jean-Pierre Jeunet-like comic fantasy about four kids who leave their homes for an adventure around Switzerland, searching for the legendary treasure of Titicaca Lake.
The reed vessel, 29 meters in length and 7 meters in width, is based on the centuries-old, boat-building technology of the Aymaras living near Titicaca Lake on the Peruvian-Bolivian border.
The main attraction of this route is the Titicaca Lake.