Travel Blogs from Arequipa, Peru

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Arequipa (Colca Canyon and the Condors), Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa (Colca Canyon and the Condors)

A travel blog entry by oliver_mieke

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... and saw a group of 4 or 5 circling close to each other.  It was another long day for us and a very quite stop in Arequipa.  We had to set off the same evening and packed our bags for our 8pm bus on-wards to Cusco.  Mieke and ...

So long Cusco, it's been great, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

So long Cusco, it's been great

A travel blog entry by redkeels

... not feel ill. We said our goodbyes to Becky and say her off into the taxi and now we are sat waiting in the hostel for 8 pm to come round so we can jump on our bus and have a wonderful 10 hour journey to Arequipa. Let's see what joys this town will ...

Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa

A travel blog entry by cat2222

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Got the night bus from hell to Arequipa......there was a stike of some sort in a village between Cusco and Arequipa and they'd built a road block so the bus had to go a different route via unpaved and dangerous roads. I had paid for a posh bus, but ...

Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa

A travel blog entry by kezzah16

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We were up quite early out of choice because we only had one full day in this city. We had breakfast and then went on an open top bus tour as we found this was the best way to see everything in such a short space of time. It was a good tour and the guide ...

Arequipa + Colca Valley, 4-7 Nov 2008, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa + Colca Valley, 4-7 Nov 2008

A travel blog entry by aandl

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... from Cusco to Arequipa, although only 800 metres, made all the difference. We felt much better and lively to check out Arequipa. Its a pleasant place with a really attractive central Plaza de Armas - a cathedral taking the whole of  the northern ...

10 Blisters & 1 Lost in Action Little Toe Nail!, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

10 Blisters & 1 Lost in Action Little Toe Nail!

A travel blog entry by jmc1

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...  hitting my head on extremely low doorways (breaking my glasses) and generally just enjoying the tranquil setting! The area around Arequipa is quite renowned for being good for hiking, so whilst here I took two such excursions.   The first ...

Peru Numero 1, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Peru Numero 1

A travel blog entry by kaygreen

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... and roll trip so far, but I think our next stop in Cusco might remedy that!) and we’ve spent today wandering around Arequipa, and also visited a local museum where the 'Ice Maiden’ Juanita is displayed. She is one of several frozen corpses of ...

Arequipa - Colca Canyon 3 day Trek, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa - Colca Canyon 3 day Trek

A travel blog entry by juniorandange

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... we visted some hot springs which were beautiful but really really hot. That after we just had another 3 hours on a bus back to Arequipa which everyone slept on. We stopped a couple of times to take some photos of Vicunas, which are similar to llamas and ...

Deserts and mountains, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Deserts and mountains

A travel blog entry by laine

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... , so that the king could have fresh fish within 20hrs!   We have now after a 10hr drive, arrived in Arequipa the third largest city in Peru.  We had finished our camping until the Inca trail, and are staying in a nice hotel.  Arequipa is ...

As you would expect,, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

As you would expect,

A travel blog entry by womblepeter

In South America young backpackers and us old `wheelly luggage` travelers come in all shapes and sizes and from all parts of the world speaking many different languages. We are all here to experience the different cultures, to see the varying ...

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