La Casa de Barro Lodge & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Urubamba
... is in her element. MA suggests a visit to a place that gives demonstrations. Do I have a choice?
We are greeted by Marleny Callanaupa president of the Awana Wasi Tocapo textile association, she proceeds to tell us about how they are trying to preserve the traditional skills bringing together women from different communities.
Marleny proceeds to show us the ancient techniques of cleaning the wool using a vegetable grated into to a bowl of water, making ...
... amp; they know not to enter the shops & restaurants. The gardens were beautiful. We began the ascent up to the falls with all the plants along the way. We reached one set of high narrow falls before getting to Mandor Falls. Mandor Falls is not that tall, but the volume is good. The 3-hrs hike back down caused a knee ...
... me tell you, there could be much worse places to live. A quaint little village that screams character, with a traditional Peruvian and nomadic population. It´s the hippy hub of Pêru. My home (casa) is a very modest mud brick home. But Mama (Doris) stands at the door, smile on, arms open, and plants a kiss on my cheek and says¨Hola Senorita!¨. I couldn´t feel more at home if I tried :) DELIGHT Stay ...
... One side of the paths were many terraces designed to hold back the landscape for precautionary measures while the other side there were extremely steep mountains.
I will do a more detailed blog, of course, later on, but for now, I jsut wanted to leave you with a little bit of Peru to keep you going and hopefully make your day a little better if you needed it.
Love from Peru,
... its centre, walking down to Cusco's Plaza de Armas after checking into our friendly ramshackle guesthouse. Following our tradition of stumbling upon events we weren't even aware existed, we found ourselves in the midst of a Corpus Christi parade, with a blaring brass band marching its way round the stunning square. We watched on from the second-floor balcony of a coffee shop and admired the beauty of the square, which outshone that of any ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service