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Isla Taquile

Isla Taquile is an island in the side of . It is also called "island of the knitting men" because that's what men do - knit! This has a very long tradition and is deeply embalmed in the culture: If a man wants to marry a women, he first has to prove that he can work hard by knitting a hat out of which he can drink.
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Isla Taquile

  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 1700
  • Latitude: 15° 46' (15.7667°) south
  • Longitude: 69° 41' (69.6833°) west
  • Elevation: 3911 meters (12,831 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 3927803

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Other Names for Isla Taquile

French: Taquile, German: Taquile, Italian: Taquile, Quechua: Intika, Spanish: Isla de Taquili, Spanish: Taquile, Taquila

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