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TravelPod Member ReviewsMami Panchita Lima
Room is clean and showers are hot. My room is towards the front so a little noisey ..nothing that ear plugs don´t fix. Everyone very friendly and helpful.
Travel Agency attached so can organise anything from here.
Free internet and transfers to and from the airport.
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... my turn. Up and dusted and a little bruised , we make it to the bus for a 3 hour tour heading towards the Lima Historical Center, the old side of the city and the capital of the Peruvian viceroyalty. We drive passed the residential district of San Isidro and visit the “Huaca Pucllana,” a famous ceremonial center built before the Spaniards arrived (I'm sure we used to ride our bikes on these ruins when we were kids...and use to sneak out on our bikes without ...
... a hairless Peruvian dog and examples of how the Incas mummified their dead.
On the coach to our next stop, Rosario told us something of the political system. In Peru, it is illegal not to vote in a Presidential election. Those people who do not vote face a hefty fine and have difficulty obtaining a passport or cashing cheques. What a good idea !
Now we visited the major square of Lima, Plaza Mayor. This is in the historic centre which has ...
... tankers that visit the area selling water at inflated prices. Regular employment is rare among the community and most are in casual work or depend upon selling small items they have made themselves. Christmas in this situation means slightly increased opportunity to sell. The fortunate can make a living providing services such as hairdressing, laundry or domestic service in the far away richer parts of the city. One dimension of the work these two sisters do is ...
... down below. We stopped along the path to visit lovers park with mosaic walls and a huge sculpture of lovers. We also watched the hang gliders along the cliffs. Tonight we will join our guide for dinner 'on our own' to sample local seafood and ceviche. The ceviche was delicious, large portion of raw fish with a spicy red ...
About 2:30am, Rico and Holly were so tired so they were taken upstairs to a sofa in the living room while I stayed down in the garage with everyone chatting away. I gave up at 4:30am & head up, and I found a spot on a sofa to sleep but it was freezing! Eventually at 6am, all the ladies came up and 1 of them brought blanket for me as she felt sorry as I was shivering in ...