B&B Del Tigre Lima
Travel Blogs from Lima
... badly this time of year so most days have been warm but overcast and gray.
We walked along the coast today and saw people paragliding off the cliffs. Looked good fun, reminded us of when we did paragliding in Turkey a few years ago. It was very windy tho and some people were struggling to take off.
Lima has a reputation for being a city with a crime problem and for tourist muggings which seems to keep people away. We walked around the centre of ...
... it's not uncommon to have the official US time projected before class starts or a countdown to mark the precise beginning of class (and tardy arrivals). Not to mention, if the class runs late back home there's an immediate uproar. It works down here, though, because all the classes begin and end on the hour, so it has to be a little lax. Something else that I find peculiar is the method for distributing academic texts. There are no text books, ...
Lima Day 3: This morning was so nice, and relaxing.
Me n Linds wandered downtown and found a cafe outside that overlooked
the beautiful central park with tons of people, beautiful flowers, a
park with kids playing, and painters selling their artwork. We sat
chatted, and had a nice relaxing breakfast and cup of coffee. After, i
bought 2 beautiful paintings from one of the painters on the street.
That afternoon, we went back to Huaca Pucllana ...
... ca. 1 km von unserem Hostal entfernt) 9 Leute erschossen worden waren und die Gewalt dort manchmal so ausarte, dass die staatliche Muellabfuhr sich weigere, ihre Leute zu schicken, haben wir uns an den Hostalcomputer gesetzt und das naechstbeste Ticket nach
EQUADOR gebucht, wo wir:
- echte Gastfreundschaft erfuhren. Am Silvesterabend kochte Mama "Luz", die Besitzerin unseres Hostals, fuer ihre Familie und saemtliche Gaeste ein 3 ...
After another day of planting eucalyptus saplings we took a longbreak to watch the Peru Uruguay game. Unfourtunatly being in Peru made it hard to cheer for Uruguay. It was a fun game to watch and Uruguay won 3-2 in the end which was relieving for me but not so much for everyone else. Chao ...