La Maison Del Solar
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... the second part of the walk so, instead, we opted to return to San Carmila market to
buy more Coca leaves. We never tire of
seeing the unusual meats and fruits and vegetables at the local markets.
We ended our wonderful day with dinner at a restaurant Bill
had noted in several guide books and blogs as being one of the best. “Huntapa” specialized in platters of a variety
of potatoes ...
We arrived in Arequipa in the early morning and travelled by taxi to our hostel which was again in the old town of the city. The 2 elderly ladies who ran the hostel spoke no English but were always smiling at us. They gave us our room early which was on the ground floor so this time we didn't have to struggle upstairs. After a recovery sleep we headed to ...
... hot. I was sitting right by the window (very tinted) in the car, but it didn't matter. Should have worn a hat. Everyone wears hats! Who knew?
I think the most interesting thing was the "Salt Hotel". Yup! Made entirely of salt blocks. Even the beds....with mattresses on top. It looks just like ice, only it isn't cold. I have included photos. 26 rooms and stays booked. I would stay there....for 1 night, but there isn't a ...
... as often times I thought I might fly over the top. The tour guide, when he asked me if I spoke Spanish and I said yes but prefer English for the tour, only decided to start speaking English after the very wealthy couple from the states (who split their time between New York and Hawaii). It didn't matter though I actually paid more attention to his Spanish because all he would spin English was that we were at ...
... to a unique convent, but the tour guide had me feeling trapped. I longed to sit in the places the nuns once roamed and talk to God about this place and all I was feeling. Instead I was always shepherded to the next room, never able to rest with my Lord. I intentionally snuck into the garden, a few minutes of solace with my Savior before I was caught. I asked many questions of the tour guide, very curious about some of the customs here. ...