DAILY PHOTO: Colorful Peruvians on a Floating Island

Taken in July of 2010 on Lake Titicaca

Taken in July of 2010 on Lake Titicaca

No, that’s not land. It’s an island made of reeds that’s floating on Lake Titicaca. It’s a pain in the butt to live there because of the long boat commute for school, shopping, errands, or work. However, there’s no property tax because, well… there’s no property.