Travel Blogs from San Isidro District, Peru

Home Time, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Home Time

A travel blog entry by carolinen07

FLIGHT HOME!!!! Getting hauled into the back room of Lima airport, on my own, whilst they check my passport; ask many a question, all whilst checking my bags for crack; smooth flights; little sleep; FIT FIT FIT steward on Lima flight; coach trip for ...

A sad goodbye and my guide to being fabulous, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

A sad goodbye and my guide to being fabulous

A travel blog entry by nathanandclare

... on our trip and the last place we will be with our beloved famalia. Lima is known as the grey city and is the capital of Peru. We have been in quite a few cities in South America, we really enjoyed Rio but are done with being in expensive crowded places, ...

La Gran Aventura de Carolina, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

La Gran Aventura de Carolina

A travel blog entry by randallc98

Yo estoy en el aeropuerto de BWI esperando mi vuelo. Yo estoy muy emocianada para el viaje. No puedo esperar a llegar allí. Voy a escribir más cuando llegue allí! ...

19 hour journey, rubber food and visa troubles..., San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

19 hour journey, rubber food and visa troubles...

A travel blog entry by jentravels

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... out the window (for the brief time I was actually awake) and we even flew over Lake Titicaca which is on the border of Peru and Bolivia. We had a bit of a problem with the immigration officer in Lima Airport. Despite attempts to get an entry stamp for ...

If we swim far enough we will reach Australia..., San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

If we swim far enough we will reach Australia...

A travel blog entry by jentravels

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We are staying in a lovely B&B in Miraflores, which is the nicest district of Lima. Seemingly safe to wander about, even at night. Which downtown Lima isn't. Our host, Angelo, is really lovely and Andrew spent an hour and a half chatting to him on the ...

Day 76 - Flight to Lima (Peru), San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Day 76 - Flight to Lima (Peru)

A travel blog entry by cullenjones

Our last day in Quito, and unfortunately still no improvement in the weather. We decided to visit Ecuador's answer to Westfield - but with the shops not offering too much we enjoyed a Ten Pin Bowling session amongst Ecuadorian teenage Valentine couples. ...

Lima, Peru, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Lima, Peru

A travel blog entry by michelle.e

With just a nights stopover in Lima, I managed to buy some new Havaiana's after a major blow out, a couple of new replacement items for the backpack wardrobe, hair conditioner (I can no longer go without!), sushi, frozen lemonade and being cooked the ...

International Travel Day, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

International Travel Day

A travel blog entry by acrossland

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Headed to Houston with sister Arizonians, Joyce & Deb. We will meet the other 3 travelers in Houston, then all board our jet to Lima this afternoon. The Californians' plane was late & I was concerned they would not make the Lima flight. Deb, ...

Lima - a Foodie's Paradise, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Lima - a Foodie's Paradise

A travel blog entry by tygrr_lily

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... it - we're now in Cusco and wishing we had our down jackets haha. We visited also the San Francisco Monastery and San Domingo Convent - 2 of Peru's oldest Catholic orders. We did a tour of each and it was pretty fascinating to learn about how the Spanish ...

Luggage stress, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Luggage stress

A travel blog entry by paulcunningham

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The total lack of joy of getting a taxi at 3am to Quito airport and saying goodbye to May was compounded by the fun and games at Lima over my luggage. My luggage was booked from Quito to Lima and I was told I would need to collect it and re-check it. ...

Lima, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Lima

A travel blog entry by loganve90

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... circuit. For 5 hours we made stops to eat, work out, or watch the surfers as we made our way through the bohemian district of barranco and fishing centered chorrillos. After the ride I felt very familiar with the city, I missed the freedom and convenience ...

DAY9 last day in Rio and DAY10 arrived in Lima, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

DAY9 last day in Rio and DAY10 arrived in Lima

A travel blog entry by bradstravelbugz

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So today was our last day we still got up relatively early for breakfast but mainly so I could call the hang gliding pilot/s to see if we would be able to fly, I already knew it was probably going to be a no we had strong winds at around 35kph. We pretty ...

Day 209, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Day 209

A travel blog entry by maccamate52

Met two people from our tour group for Peru. Went out for ceviche which was ...

Back to Lima, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Back to Lima

A travel blog entry by bryanddave2013

Our final stop was another night in Lima, as we couldn't get back to Chicago straight from Uyuni. After a full day spent in La Paz we were very happy to get back into the plane to head to Lima. We wee possibly the best ever customers at a tiny coffee ...

Spotless Lima, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Spotless Lima

A travel blog entry by reinapaul

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After spending most of the day in our hostel chilling about we decided to head to the airport far too early. There we used our last euros in McDonalds (where they had these awesome games projected on the tables). Waiting for what felt like an eternity, ...

Day 207, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Day 207

A travel blog entry by maccamate52

Fly to Lima, Peru. Staying in Miraflores. Very nice area near the ...

Flight number 2, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Flight number 2

A travel blog entry by lyndsayfell

... I could adjust my watch (by pointing at his watch), he then mimed to me that I really should learn Spanish if I were to be in Peru! (see earlier notes to self!!) What us on my mind right now? 'I hope I wasn't supposed to pick up my bag anywhere along ...

Day 222, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Day 222

A travel blog entry by maccamate52

Returned to Lima ...

Fantastic lunch at La Bistecca, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Fantastic lunch at La Bistecca

A travel blog entry by simonad

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Going Home, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Going Home

A travel blog entry by connieeasley

... And trying to carry my stuff, go through security...love it. But good thing is, if you want to do anything bad, just go through Peru. They really don't care much. At the airport, I was boarded by 6:30 and here in the lobby on The Libertador Hotel in ...

Lima, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Lima

A travel blog entry by dan51284

... their positive company. The four of us as well as David explored the city including Museo Larco with its sex pottery, the historic district, Parque Kennedy and watched Para gliders on the sea front. We all had a few drinks in the very British Loki hostel ...

Will we survive a day in downtown Lima? Mmm-huh!, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Will we survive a day in downtown Lima? Mmm-huh!

A travel blog entry by jentravels

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... So much food that we didn't need dinner either. A whole paragraph about delicious chicken...  From there, we walked to Plaza San Martin, which is another square in the centre, then continued on for around 30 minutes to find the Magic Water Circuit ...

Downtown Lima and our first bus journey, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Downtown Lima and our first bus journey

A travel blog entry by andrewfarrell

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... restaurant and instead settled on a bustling place called Roky's. It's speciality is Pollo a la Brasa (roasted chicken, very popular in Peru) and it was heaving with families out celebrating Dia del Mama. We ordered a 1/4 chicken with fries and salad, and ...

Deja Vu all over again, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Deja Vu all over again

A travel blog entry by brehn.eichel

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... type, listening to Orlando and Jorge was like having a good meal. Guess how many registered varieties of potato there are in Peru? 5000! I know, heh? That coupled with the history of the Franciscan evolution in Latin America made for a fulfilling day. The ...

Day 1 Lima, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Day 1 Lima

A travel blog entry by nicklarge1989

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I woke up at 9... Not too jet lagged (well, I don't think so anyway, but I'll find out tonight). I had breakfast at the hostel and then walked to Larco Mar - beach area. I then walked back to the hostel as I realised I had no idea where to go. A guy at ...

Attraction 1, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Attraction 1

A travel blog entry by randallc98

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Fui a Machu Picchu que era bonita y muy divertido. Yo estaba allí todo el ...

Restaurante, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Restaurante

A travel blog entry by randallc98

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Yo fui el restaurante de Lima es La Locanda. Muy bien servicio y bien atmósphera. Habl con Alfonso el es messero. Bien la experiencia con el ...

Attraction 2, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Attraction 2

A travel blog entry by randallc98

Yo fui a la Huaca Pucllana. Es el Situado cerca del Óvalo Gutiérrez, esta huaca es un edificio restaurado del centro ceremonial de adobe de la cultura ...

La ciudad y hotel, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

La ciudad y hotel

A travel blog entry by randallc98

El aeropuerto es trente y cinco minotos aparte. El address para el hotel es Miraflores Park Hotel Av. Malecón de la Reserva 1035 Miraflores Lima 18, Peru Yo viaje del airport al hotel para un ...

Spanish, San Isidro District, Peru travel blog

Spanish

A travel blog entry by nic592

Had to use my little Spanish understanding more than ever before!! 2 immigration cards to fill out, only in Spanish! I gave it a shot with the words I recognised and got the very nice cabin crew man to check it for me, I got a bravo! Also managed to have ...