Alwa Hotel Boutique
Travel Blogs from Arequipa
... 8217;s managed to climb to the summit for the ceremony. They have since found Mummey's on other holy mountains and even as high as 6700m which is just stunning.
In the evening we stumbled on an Arequipa institution a restaurant called Pio Pio or similar that specialises in Pollo a la Brasa and that’s all they do. It’s effectively chicken soup to start with rotisserie chicken and chips, salad & a ...
... she had some of it wrong, because it didn’t seem to align with my understanding of Scripture. Thankfully a reformation took place in the 1800s which seemed to align the place more with God’s longings for us. Today there are 20 nuns living here. They aren’t allowed to leave the grounds or interact with people. I prayed for them today, asking God to fill them up and allow them opportunity to not only commune with God ...
... of lime which, with the morning mist, hardens to form a protective layer that shields the lines from winds and in turn prevents erosion. The Nazca "drew" several hundred simple but huge animal and human figures, covering nearly 500 square kilometres (190 sq mi), and the largest figures can span nearly 270 metres (890 ft). Some of the measurements for the figures include that the Hummingbird is 93 meters (310 ft) long, the Condor is 134 meters (440 ft), the Monkey is 93 ...
We arrived in Arequipa at 6am after our overnight bus from Cusco. While the bus was pretty great, with on demand movies and reclining large chairs (as well as a bizarre game of bingo where we could have won our ride for free) we were still pretty tired. We dropped our bags at our hostel and since our bed wasn't ready yet, took a nap in the tv room. After a few people interrupted our nap to watch tv, we decided we were sick of feeling like vagabonds and went to explore the ...
We arrived in Arequipa first thing in the morning after an overnight bus, we splashed out and got VIP seats which reclined right back with a foot and leg rest, we received dinner and had our own movie screen. I wish airplanes were this comfortable! When we arrived we scored the best taxi driver, he did not speak any English but we managed to understand him for the most part, he took his time driving to our hotel (a rarity ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services