Leon de Oro Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Lima
Up at 3.30am showered and down for breakfast of glorious coffee and croissants. Then back in the white van to the airport at 4.15am!!
Into the checking queue for TA22 to Lima. The airports we have been to and the checkin lines!!
At the back of the bus for a 4.5 hour flight to Lima. Started in clouds and as we fly north west (back in time 2 …
... and chasing fish, a couple of rays flip out of the water. It's a normal day in the Galapagos. 12:00 lunch, quiet time, sail to next destination. 15:30 Elisabeth Bay. Zodiac ride in mangrove. See sea lions, penguins, turtles, golden eagle rays, crabs in trees, blue-footed boobies, comorans. On a small rock in the bay, penguins, sea lions, crabs and comorans mingle. Amazing! 17:30 back on boat, snack, chat 18:15 lesson on Lonesome George. 19:00 dinner 20:15 briefing Day 6, ...
... food! I went to the cinema with Ibo and Amelia and saw the fountains again with Ibo. Then spent a day at the park with Ibo, Yam, Nicole and a couple of guests, we all went for food and then I took Ibo and Nicole of the Nazca Flower Park and they took me to see the shopping mall built into the side of the cliff! That night I danced [still just drinking water] all night and woke Ibo up early for our adventure... we escaped from Loki and went to some sand dunes!
... off! I wore a tinted moisturiser which is SPF 25 which was right for me, but pale people would need higher. This worked a treat, I have soft skin and no burns or peels. Avon So Soft- this is a normal spray oil moisturiser, but for some reason mozzies hate it, £2 a pop, doesn't smell rank and doesn't choke you like insect spray. My top rule to anywhere outside the UK, and I can't stress this enough is cook it, peel it, wash it, leave it. Prioritise this in ...
... coffee and used a lot of their free wifi to do things like download 3 months of bank statements in a hurry. After finding a place to print, it is back to the Embassy where they were finally satisfied and I was told I could pick up my passport with visa the following Monday, meaning I’d have to stay three extra days in Lima. Since I was also tight on money as I was trying to get enough cash together to pay for a Galapagos Island cruise it was a quiet ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet