El Parral Hotel

Ubrb. San Jose L-12, Ica, Peru | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Ica

Chapter Eight - Ica and a winery

A travel blog entry by mmbcross

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... historical buildings remaining in the town. The city is very chaotic and somewhat uninteresting.

We stop at the main square, but all I can remember is the obelisk in the centre. The cathedral was badly damaged during the 2007 earthquake.

We visit the Regional Museum to learn about the Nasca and Paracas cultures and hear more theories about the mysterious lines. The Paracas culture produced some of the ...

Lima

A travel blog entry by cgadams1947

... us lots of rime Lima with a population of 8 million is quite different from rural Cusco with only 400,000 where they seem to be building everywhere but brick by brick Lacamar is a very upscale beach area with a very upscale mall built into the cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Below there is a long beach with surfers and ...

Days 23 - 27: Arequipa to Huacachina

A travel blog entry by rjcannin

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... arrived to a sunny 30 degree day. Day 25: Huacachina is a tiny tourist town built around a small desert oasis inside the wine and pisco country of Ica. It is a beautiful place, but you can walk around the lagoon in about 6 minutes so that doesn't leave a lot of options for activities besides relaxing and sandboarding in the dunes. Sandboarding was a lot of fun, especially when you include the dune buggy ride out into the desert. The buggies hold about ...

Day 31 on route to Nazca

A travel blog entry by elliotgamble

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... looked like something out of Aladdin! Then if you looked down you could see the whole oasis town of Huacachina. My mission of the day had been completed and I had been rewarded by the breathtaking view. Now the only thing remaining was going back down. The slope of the dune was about 60o gradient. I had two options, come back the way I came or throw myself down the slope. I chose the second. With massive bounding leaps I was jumping down ...

Day 30 Huacachina

A travel blog entry by elliotgamble

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... the James Bond movie Casino Royal in the scene where the car crashes and flips over 8 times. Because of the speed Larry had sideways he hit the sand, flipped over hit the sand again and bounced off flipping again. This went on 8 times down the hill. Till eventually he stopped getting up all limp. Everyone on the top of the hill started shouting seeing if he was alright. Well everyone apart from me. I was ******* myself in laughter. I had seen the whole thing, from his cocky ...

 

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