Travel Blogs from Trujillo, Peru

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Peruvian Pyramids and imperial city, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Peruvian Pyramids and imperial city

A travel blog entry by catndeano

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15th Feb. Arrived into Trujillo at around 9am and as we didn't have a clue where we were, caught a taxi to a hostel that we'd read about. 5mins later (we could have walked) we arrived at Residential Munay Wasi where we were greeted by Carmela the owner ...

A Great Ending to a Great Week!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

A Great Ending to a Great Week!

A travel blog entry by kelseyrenee

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... when you volunteer in various places you are often, if not always, told exactly what you should do. Here is a big cultural difference because in Peru you are expected to tell them what you can do, what you want to do, and what you want to learn how to do. ...

Night bus to Amazonia aka Fartplosion, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Night bus to Amazonia aka Fartplosion

A travel blog entry by yvan.huppe

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I slept better but it was still so hot and uncomfortable. I got up pretty late and wanted a lazy day. Had breakfast, eggs again and headed to town for travel supplies. We had nothing much to for most of this day as we were taking a night bus and didn't ...

We made it to Trujillo, Peru!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

We made it to Trujillo, Peru!

A travel blog entry by 5-crazy-people

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We had a great bus ride from Guayaquil to Trujillo! It was an 18 hour trip, (noon on Friday till 6 am on Saturday). They gave us lunch and dinner on board and we have to admit, the food was good! The border crossings were ...

Huaka Sol y Luna – More Incredible Ancients, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Huaka Sol y Luna – More Incredible Ancients

A travel blog entry by jmabro

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... we did not need to eat on the bus and, of course, one last chocolate soft serve ice-cream on the beach :-) Leaving Huanchaco and Trujillo was another amusing exit. We asked our hostel owner to call a taxi for us but, instead and for the same price, given ...

Bus Journey, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Bus Journey

A travel blog entry by allgoingsouth

Got on an overnight bus in Guayaquil, Ecuador Sept 4th, 19:20 Off the bus Trujillo, Peru Sept 5th, 14:00. End of ...

Das Abenteuer geht weiter, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Das Abenteuer geht weiter

A travel blog entry by fabia

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Gestern Abend um 22 Uhr gings los mit dem Nachtbus nach Trujillo. Man koennte sich bequemeres vorstellen, aber es war auch ganz lustig. Nach geachlagenen 2 Stunden Schlaf und 9 Stunden Busfahrt sind wir frueh um 7 Uhr in Trujillo angekommen! Nach ersten ...

Trujillo & co, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Trujillo & co

A travel blog entry by arwen.alander

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... gir deg bilett og slikt. ikke sjaforen) hoppe av og pa bussen i full fart. jaja underholdende var det ihvertfall. i sentrum av trujillo er det utrolig mange politifolk. tror det er fordi det er sa mange turister. det var ihvertfall en politimann som kom ...

Not much else but a whole lotta chicken!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Not much else but a whole lotta chicken!

A travel blog entry by sarah_n_matt

... to Trujillo. Forgetting what day it was and underestimating the popular demand for Lima; tracking a coach station that had journeys to Trujillo proved to be quite difficult! Finally upon purchasing our tickets we realised that we (Matt) had left the money ...

Maravillas arqueológicas, Trujillo y Chiclayo, Peru travel blog

Maravillas arqueológicas

A travel blog entry by lugamusa

... desde las tumbas estén muy bien conservados. De hecho, creo que en esta región ví los mejores museos que he visitado. Desde Trujillo se puede tomar un tour hacia las afueras de la ciudad y apreciar los restos de lo que son la Huaca o templo del Sol y ...

Best Experience in Trujillo!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Best Experience in Trujillo!

A travel blog entry by perutravelnews

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Spent 3 days in Trujillo, quite a pretty colonial city and a good base for ruins nearby. It is however a bit hectic so one night I spent in nearby Huachaco beach, probably would have been best to spend the whole 3 days there. The spent one night in ...

Simon Bolivar in Trujillo, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Simon Bolivar in Trujillo

A travel blog entry by 5-crazy-people

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... born, the one where he was raised, other ones that he lived in, as well as the house where he died.  And now, in Trujillo, we went to the house where the lived for a month.  He led the last battle for the independence for Peru from that house ...

go flat for 1st wedding anniversary, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

go flat for 1st wedding anniversary

A travel blog entry by pandacourtis

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booked into a HOTEL for the first wedding anniversary (not hostel this time), can´t believe we´ve been married for a year already!! time flies. had an excuse for going flat for 2 days with more pisco sours LOL. went to Chan Chan later on ...

huaca de la luna, Huaca del Sol y la Luna , Peru travel blog

huaca de la luna

A travel blog entry by pablo.guerrez

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... bereinander gebaut, gleichen sich allerdings meiner meinung nach ziemlich. um 15:30 war die tour zu ende, ich hatte einen gewaltigen sonnenbrand und wir machten uns mit einem "migro"-bus auf nach trujillo, um dort einen migro nach huanchaco zu nehmen... ...

SO MUCH FOOD!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

SO MUCH FOOD!

A travel blog entry by kelseyrenee

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Hello Everyone!  Well, last night was my first night with my new Peruvian family in Trujillo! I received a new host family because of some last minute changes, but I am very happy here. My American roommate is Samantha. She is also from Michigan and ...

Not only stuffed animals, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Not only stuffed animals

A travel blog entry by daveanddale

We only had a half day tour booked for the afternoon so we checked out the really bizarre zoological museum. It was housed in a small dusty building filled with glass cabinets containing heaps of stuffed animals, birds, fish and reptiles. It was a bit ...

Last Day Of Peru, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Last Day Of Peru

A travel blog entry by hfs

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Today a very basic Port,a few breakwaters and that was it,concern from our Captain,from last night a large swell ,which could make things difficult,and he would need to keep thrusters running etc  and we were to be careful moving about the ship.We ...

Trujillo Day 2, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Trujillo Day 2

A travel blog entry by wwatling

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... narrow sidewalks past shops to reach La Emancipation- another bank owned colonial house- this time Banco Continental. There's a nice model of Trujillo from colonial times when it was a walled city. Then we back to the streets to the Museum of Archeology ...

Trujillo and northern Peru, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Trujillo and northern Peru

A travel blog entry by missfit

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... weeks!! Anyway we piled back in the bus and headed along the coast, until we reached Trujillo, the largest city in northern Peru. Trujillo is the capital of the Department of La Libertad and is well known for its colonial buildings, proximity to the ...

Surf's Up, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Surf's Up

A travel blog entry by chriswooley

... . The last day there, a fisherman took me out in one of them around the harbor and we floated/surfed back in. The ruins around Trujillo are quite impressive as well. Chan Chan is the largest pre-Inca ruin in Peru (I think?). Its a huge walled city with ...

Trujillo, Perú, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Trujillo, Perú

A travel blog entry by reisan

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Trujillo Frá Lima til Trujillo eru um 550 kílómetrar og rútuferðin hingað tók níu og hálfa klukkustund. Það var þó alls ekki slæmt því við tókum næturrútu með góðu fyrirtæki sem bauð upp á úrvals rútu. Í rútunni voru bara ...

HE SMASHED THE MUSTANG!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

HE SMASHED THE MUSTANG!

A travel blog entry by corneliusgospel

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... together, then Rosi came back to visit after a morning of vomiting. So the stage was set, Melissa was on for a session at the Trujillo races, so her friend Marco came around with his Mustang, some beers were had, some laughs. We were all with Marco on the ...

Haucas del Sol y Huaca de la Luna, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Haucas del Sol y Huaca de la Luna

A travel blog entry by steffeff

Today we visited the other significant Moche site in the area, the Huacas Sol y Luna. With limited time, I was questioning whether to visit another Moche site, when there are other archeological sites from other civilizations. We are SO glad that we ...

Trullijos, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Trullijos

A travel blog entry by kat_p

My first impression of Peru at the border was not a good one, it was dirty, smelly, crowded and a bit intimidating. Luckily this impression did not last long, our first couple of days being spent at a variety of gorgeous beaches. Firstly Zorritos which ...

Hey man, ya we did the chan chan, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Hey man, ya we did the chan chan

A travel blog entry by fricke

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We arrvived in Trujillo later in the evening to find a crazy, polluted, traffic jam consisting of all taxis. The streets were literally flooded with taxis. Little-tiny, aggressive, yellow taxis that never stopped laying on the horn. The horns didnt ...

Ruins and more beach!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Ruins and more beach!

A travel blog entry by mblosser

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I arrived in Trujillo early in the morning on Wed.  After checking around in Trujillo I didn't see much backpacker/budget hostels (which is the second biggest city in Peru so that's a bit odd) so I decided to get lodging in Huanchaco, a small beach ...

You Had Me At the Proper Use of ¨You´re¨, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

You Had Me At the Proper Use of ¨You´re¨

A travel blog entry by rachel.hollars

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 Hello all,   This week concludes my first week of teaching, and my first real week of working as the program coordinator.  The week before was spent having meetings with the principals, working on a lesson plan for this week, ...

Trujillo, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Trujillo

A travel blog entry by spog00

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... idea how big it would have been.  Our final drop off was at the beach of Huanchaco, apparently the finest one in Trujillo....(though we're not sure how much competition its got). It was very beautiful though, and lined with reed boats, made ...

Découverte de Trujillo et la région, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Découverte de Trujillo et la région

A travel blog entry by peruselva

Nous découvrons Trujillo et Huanchaco. Un peu déçu de la plage de Huanchaco mais quelle ambiance! Au passage, nous découvrons un petit restaurant tenu par une belge. Ça fait du bien de retrouver de la nourriture du pays ...

Trujillo... Música!, Trujillo, Peru travel blog

Trujillo... Música!

A travel blog entry by itzkowitz

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... bus ride, including two movies (The Queen and some other movie that I didn't know), we arrived WITH our luggage, in Trujillo.  We found a hostel that supposedly had a kitchen, but after further investigation, they really didn't have much of a ...

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