Casa Andina Classic - Arequipa
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
- Non-smoking rooms
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A leisurely start to today as we were not meeting up until 09:30 for our city tour. We were joined by our new local guide Jorge.
Jorge took us a little way out of the city to the Plaza in Yarahuara where we had brilliant views of the snow capped volcanoes framed in the arches at the edge of the square. Leaving the square we were greeted by …
Today we have an alarm call at 05:30 and we leave at 07:00 to drive to Arequipa.
The first part of the journey had beautiful views of the Pacific on one side and desert on the other. Then we had four incidents in quick succession. First we encountered an overturned lorry right on a bend. Then another lorry was parked at a dangerous part of …
Weather fine, temperature 23 - 9 degrees, sunrise 6.07am and sunset 5.20pm
Beautiful weather here in Arequipa, the sky is so blue but this is the typical weather for this city as it hardly rains. We are staying here for a couple of nights to acclimatise us to the raise in sea level. Tomorrow we gradually ascent further above sea level and …
Weather fine, temperature 25-12 degrees
We have covered a lot of distance but when you think of how far we have to go it is only natural that there are a few flights involved. Our guide gets our luggage from our rooms to the bus and from the bus to the check in counter so we are a little spoilt.
This morning we did a city tour …
We spent a day travelling to Arequipa and it was very tiring. Woke up on New Years eve and went around the town seeing the colonial buildings all in the shadow of El Misti. Only at 2300m altitude but El Misti is a mere 5800m. Later on went to an 80's disco/restaurant to celebrate the new year. Happy new year to all. Pictures to follow!