Hostal Islas de San Bartolo

Address: San Martin 593- Miraflores, Lima, Peru | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Lima Residencial area of Lima, is near Bike Tours of Lima, Sala Museo Oro del Peru, Presidential Palace (Palacio de Gobierno), and Pena del Carajo.
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    Travel Blogs from Lima

    Quest of the Gods

    A travel blog entry by lizrosa on Oct 25, 2015

    2 comments, 16 photos

    ... Andes are wider, and are also known as the altiplano, or high Andean plateau. Located in the east, the jungle is a vast region of plains covered by vegetation in the Amazon River basin, which begins at the confluence of the Marañón and Ucayali rivers. It is Peru’s largest region, and consists of highland jungle, or ceja de montaña – the mountain’s eyebrows, (over 700 meters above sea level), which is characterized ...

    Local life in Lima

    A travel blog entry by ruthii on Aug 13, 2015

    ... was to take us to visit the shanty towns of Lima, where more than 2 million people inhabit ramshackle buildings, contributing to the 1/5 of the population of the city who live in abject poverty. En route, Edwin gave us the safety talk that ensured that we would take it seriously. In the 1990s, the Mafia controlled the city, killings were frequent and drug crime was high. Since the present government began to recognise the importance of tourism, the crime rate has ...

    A New Type of Travel

    A travel blog entry by karenandy on Jun 24, 2015

    ... wanted. It was exciting to be entering this new phase of our life of "travel ease." Still we had felt some trepidation as we wrote out that big check, realizing that it was a leap of faith to let a local guide and a large travel company take care of everything for us and then to spend every day for the next three weeks of our life with 14 strangers.

    While waiting at the departure gate during our layover ...

    Day 2 - Exploring the city with an old friend

    A travel blog entry by jonoscott on Jun 11, 2015

    3 comments, 7 photos

    ... locals seem to like heading down there during their breaks and look after the cats, some even take them home and then return them a little while later. I guess they are kind of the local community pets. We found Chris, he was so happy to see a couple of Kiwis and really enjoyed being to able to speak English at normal speed, turns out that the last time we were altogether was back in October 2010. Before we headed out he took us into a church called "Parroquia Virgen ...

    Lines in the sand

    A travel blog entry by goldsack on Apr 25, 2015

    25 photos

    ... with the grand scale of the construction and the challenges the builders overcame to transport the rocks into position.
    Di, (now recovered to some extent) Don and Robin enjoyed a more leisurely day walking around Plaza Damas and down Avenida del Sol to the artisan's market. Along the way a very nice coffee shop was encountered (so good that we returned again next day). The walking tour led to some suitable painting vendors, a small bag shop (crash bar bags for Robin), ...