La Casa Barranco

Address: Av Grau 982 , Lima, Peru | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Lima

Travel day/first night in Iguassu!

A travel blog entry by louisew91 on Sep 29, 2015

... from the night before. Tetris was incredible. It was a shipping container renovated into a hostel which was so cool! It was extremely modern and clean as it was newly built. That night was as incredible as the hostel. On arrival I was presented with a free caprihina voucher so I went to claim it from the bar and it's there that I met two girls from London and we just hit it off. We then sat down at a table with two more southern girls, holly and Jess, and ...

Local life in Lima

A travel blog entry by ruthii on Aug 13, 2015

... and one I was surprised to see in a country with what seems like such a huge amount of tourist wealth coming through the country. We visited a silver workshop where an incredibly talented man demonstrated how he creates beautiful pieces of silverware. Despite being the artisan, the companies he sells the pieces to refuse to allow him to put his own stamp on them. He has to sell the pieces at a dramatically reduced rate, otherwise they will not buy anything from him ...

Lunch at Central

A travel blog entry by jrubina on Jul 17, 2015

1 comment, 6 photos

... to get back to get change. We get to the apartment (still smells!) and got ready. Likely Central is just around the corner. We walked for 10 minutes and found the restaurant and met with Luz Maria and Juan, as well as Mario and his girlfriend, Jenny. We are all excited about having lunch at this place which is the flagship restaurant of Peruvian chef, Virgilio Martínez Véliz. The restaurant is known for its contemporary interpretation and presentation of ...

Adventure tourism - the beginning of the end

A travel blog entry by rspaven on Apr 02, 2015

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... the English he knew. The marks ranging from birds to other obscure shapes were huge and intriguing (300m in length was the largest). The mystery still stands with no real idea how and why they got there, some say aliens, others say the Nazca people created them to please the gods. But how did they manage to align them so perfectly with the southern cross star all those years ago? What a mystery and one I'm desperate to get to the bottom of... While ...


A travel blog entry by 7800miles on Apr 01, 2015

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... Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">Afterwards Chris gave us a tour of downtown Lima, he was the best tour guide we've had so far :-) Some parts of the city look very run down because they are a UNESCO world heritage site, but people don't have enough money to maintain the houses. Chinatown and the adjacent streets were full of small stalls and it was buzzing with life (just like real China!). There is ...

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