Portada del Alva

Address: Torlblo Polo 244, Lima, 18, Peru | B&B
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This B&B, located in the Lima Residencial area of Lima, is near Miraflores, Huaca Pucllana (Juliana), El Parque del Amor, and Puente de Piedra.
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    Metamorphosis of the gods

    A travel blog entry by chimichenga on Dec 07, 2014

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    ... teleology of the psyche, collective as well as individual, into the death-rebirth process, and, finally, into the alchemical sacred marriage, began to bring forth a new potential of participatory wholeness in the Western world view.


    Depth psychology has provided countless tools and insights with which we can better comprehend the historical developments this paper has described, from the discovery of the unconscious to the understanding of the ...

    Day 42 - 48 - ACTV, Papachos, Bars, candles & Cuy

    A travel blog entry by whatdidshesay on Dec 07, 2014

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    Volunteering this week was great. We made some good progress with the guidebook and I finished the week on Thursday, handing my final draft over to Jaime and Riccardo. Despite this, I never really got a chance to have a formal meeting with them so I am set to return to volunteer the following Wednesday. The commute to work is as much fun as ever - it doesn't get old! I have noticed that women bus conductors are the best. They hone in on people who ...

    Understanding the Human Brain

    A travel blog entry by chimichenga on Oct 04, 2014

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    It is essential to understand our brains in some detail if we are to assess correctly our place in this vast and complicated universe we see all around us. - Francis Crick

    In each of us there is another whom we do not know. - Carl Jung

    Psychologists tell us that by the time we’re in our mid-30s, our identity or personality will be completely formed. This means that for those of us over 35, ...

    Best Laid Plans .......

    A travel blog entry by lesleyharwood on Sep 02, 2014

    1 comment, 2 photos

    ... from Lima to Cusco was due to depart before I would now be leaving NY for Lima, it was pretty clear that my carefully planned itinerary was no more. On checking in again at JFK the next morning, I was informed that I would be too late for lots of Lima-Cusco flights, including the last one of the day! Apparently there are no night flights in the region. I ...

    Success Day

    A travel blog entry by robinturner on Jul 22, 2014

    ... not going to share them as they are pictures of students.

    There were several speeches with impassioned rounds of applause, none of which we understood, but we clapped along. After the ceremonies, we were invited to go from class to class to see the projects. Students enthusiastically presented their learning (in Spanish, of course) and we nodded and smiled.

    We ate lunch at school, then were taken by cab back to the house. Due ...

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