How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews La Plazuela Arequipa
Travel Blogs from Arequipa
... much more information in the video than we hadn't both already read in the Lonely Planet. I actually dozed off at one point. The French transaltion was brief and to the point, and you could hear the English underneath which was much more dramatic. Juanita was a 12 year old girl who was sacrificed by the Incas at the top of the mountain around 1450. She was sacrificed to appease the god of the mountain, possibly to prevent a volcanic eruption. Due to the icy ...
... unwary cars speeding through the desert.
Clearly, I should double check my facts before I go printing
them all over my computer, but can I just point out that I am not the only person
guilty of trying to meet a deadline? For
another example of this type of careless failing-to -fact-check-mistake-making, google “CNN dildo ISIS flag”.)
Anyway, back to the travel blog:
One important detail you should know about ...
... and warmed up we had a great lunch of falafels and salads and a relaxing afternoon walking around downtown Arequipa, putting in our washing and of course doing more shopping. For dinner we found a tiny Italian restaurant and on the way back to our hostel we picked up some brekkie from the local supermarket for the next morning. Lots of love ...
... window has the face of Lenin. And, finally, the magnificent Pipe Organ is
the 2nd largest in Peru.
We, then, visited the Monasterio Santa Catalina that had
been converted into lovely shops and little cafes but, again, illustrated the
Andean/Baroque style with its many columns and arches covered with symbols from
We had already visited the sites they would be going ...
... is one of hundreds. Our "homeless" with signs are nothing compared to this true poverty.
Enough.....then I went and indulged my own greed. Shopping, the American way. It reminded me of one of the little girls yesterday. It was the end of the day, and she was tired. But she needed tennis shoes, and we finally found "Hello Kitty" shoes. She is mentally challenged, and she looked at me and smiled, and repeated what I ...