La Casa de los Pinguinos

Av Parra 110, Arequipa, Peru | Hostel
Prices starting from $27.00

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Mad Dogs and Englishmen

A travel blog entry by paulandjemma


Day Eighty Three - Wednesday 28th November 2012

Having rolled in at the crack of dawn, we took a taxi from the bus station to the Casa de los Pingüinos, where we had made a reservation for two nights. Happily, we were able to check into our room immediately and even have breakfast there despite not having stayed the night. We unpacked and …

Day 74 - 77: The not-so-exciting Easter procession

A travel blog entry by badman-kirsty


This time it's a day bus as we head off on the 7-hour trip for our first stop in Peru. Apart from having to walk on foot across the border the journey is fairly uneventful – even Matt’s stomach behaved, thank God!

Confusingly Arequipa is also referred to as the "White City" (same as Sucre, Bolivia), and in this case it’s …

Condors, canyons and… crepes?!

A travel blog entry by james_and_anna


Our experience of South American buses took an unfortunate turn once again, when we ended up on a stuffy, packed coach into Peru and through to Arequipa. It seems we have got too used to free blankets and flatbed seating! Fortunately it was not too long a journey and we arrived in the "White City" – which BBC-ites will be pleased to hear is …

Back to work

A travel blog entry by ailiemck

After a lovely weekend it was back to work until my brother arrived in 4 days!!

The White City.... and a change of plan!

A travel blog entry by lil_lisa_scooby


Keeping regular with a blog is harder work than we thought- as well as time, you need to have access to a computer. Although every hotel/hostel seems to have wi-fi (of varying quality) Lisa´s phone is not ideal for long entries.... so as you may be able to tell, these are being done in a batch..

Anyway we bussed down to Arequipa from Puno …

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This hostel, located on Av Parra 110, Arequipa, is near The Cathedral of Arequipa, Casa del Moral, Monasterio de la Recoleta, and La Iberica Chocolate Shop.
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TripAdvisor Reviews La Casa de los Pinguinos Arequipa

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding