Hotel Las Palmas
Travel Blogs from Lima
As Fishballcat's celebrity status continues to rise in Latin America, he is starting to find himself in what is sure to become familiar territory: hanging with the stars...or as was the case today, hanging out with a World Champion Surfer.
John and I are doing our best to ride Fishball's coattails as far as they …
We have enjoyed the last three days in Lima more than we expected. While each city in the world has its own feel, we found out years ago that most cities around the world have much more in common than they have different. We have been staying in the Miraflores district, which is the richest part of Lima. We are within walking distance of the …
... our next cruise. This time the cruise is going to different islands. Anna’s not feeling any better and goes to the doctors. They inject pain killers and she slowly starts to feel better. It seems like a migraine. Meanwhile Ioan helps me sort out our bags and get last minute supplies. At noon we meet the guide on the pier and wait for other guests. While we wait Ioan spots 25 diamond-shaped golden rays swimming around the pier. There’s always something to see in ...
... just a drink since I ditched them the night before. We went to "El Perico", which is Spanish for "The Parrot". Before entering, I was patted down, checked with a metal detector, and told I could not wear my hat so the cameras could see my face. It was interesting to hear some of the music they played. Anything from Salsa, to Beyonce, to the Wallflowers. I finished my 1 Miller High Life beer, and we called it a night.
... good BBQed skewers of swordfish and chicken and a nice wine to accompany it. Filled mum and dad in in the adventures of the last week so lots of laughter. Then found a cocktail bar, and eventually the Art Deco theatre bar we were looking for. Had nice drinks there but they brought a very smart looking dish with a round balls looked a bit like melon balls but different texture. Dad tried the first ball and proclaimed it disgusting, Catriona and I thought we were ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet