Travel Blogs from Arequipa, Peru

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With the Condor in flight, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

With the Condor in flight

A travel blog entry by nial

... . The Santa Catalina Convent is well worth a visit and when the sun sets on the white buildings, it gives them a beautiful glow. Arequipa is also home to Juanita, the perfectly preserved body of a child sacrifice found on a nearby volcano I also took a ...

Arequipan antics, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipan antics

A travel blog entry by alastair6

... to the centre after this and had a bit of a wander, taking lots more photos of the plaza and the buildings nearby. Arequipa's plaza, like many of the central squares we have seen so far, is immaculately-kept, ...

Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa

A travel blog entry by andyecosse

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... a video camera before it leaves and films everyones face. Not sure exactly why they do that but it can't be good. Currently in Arequipa and my altimeter says we are at about 7700 feet, quite a bit higher than Ben Nevis (approx 4400ft). There are some ...

Kombis and College Kids, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Kombis and College Kids

A travel blog entry by forbes.thompson

... 8211; man do a feel old – but they are all very nice.  We went to lunch on Wednesday at a new restaurant in Arequipa opened by a world renowned chef, Gaston Acurio.  He has restaurants in Lima, the US, and in Spain (and maybe other places ...

Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa

A travel blog entry by cath_rich_rtw06

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... Peru. We got some good connections and so only had about an hour sat round waiting for our next bus, bargain. Arequipa is a one of Peru's larger cities and after the casual laziness of San Pedro it's a nice change of environment. The city is just ...

One or two fascinating facts about Arequipa., Arequipa and a bit of Cusco, Peru travel blog

One or two fascinating facts about Arequipa.

A travel blog entry by womblekisses

Now we have left I can confess that Arequipa is very prone to earthquakes.  The dates recorded are 1784, 1868, 1958, 1960 and 2001.    When you look in awe at wonderfully arched ceilings between narrow alleys, a guide will say ...

Lazy days in Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Lazy days in Arequipa

A travel blog entry by tai_and_sarah

... pisco cocktails on the balcony before heading to a few bars and we all jumped at the chance. Misti was cancelled and a night in Arequipa was on. We headed out around 10pm and started of at a bar which had a really bad tribute band but very cheap happy ...

A day in Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

A day in Arequipa

A travel blog entry by harvimalhi

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Fantastic scenery / Fantastische Landschaft, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Fantastic scenery / Fantastische Landschaft

A travel blog entry by infiniteroad

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30.10.2016       Arequipa, PE       Km: 137787               Fantastic scenery / Fantastische Landschaft Our journey continues ...

Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru travel blog

Arequipa

A travel blog entry by cchive

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Thursday After persuading our tour guide to leave earlier than planned, we headed back to Arequipa, stopping on the way at the highest point of 4,900 metres. It was very cold (a running theme here!). In the end, we were glad about leaving at ...

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