Los Girasoles Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lima
On December 22nd we flew from Rio to Lima, Peru. This is where we would be starting our tour of Peru from on the 24th. We decided to fly in a few days early to have some time to explore Lima. We were staying in what is considered the nicest area of Lima (Miraflores). Miraflores sits along the coast and it is where all the …
Day 13: the jungle Up before sun rise, to go for a boat ride on a catamerang, home made catamerang on one of the ox bow lakes. So here is some free advice, in the Amazon jungle, apply inspect repelent every 30 minutes, apply it first and then sun block, not the other way around, and also know that it is possible, very possible to get severly sun …
So after a horrible trip, lack of sleep, I finally touch down in Lima. To my surprise and exprience in Bogota, the airport was modern and big. At this stage I don't have a clue what I am in stall for, infact having only read my itenary waiting inBogota , I just realised how much of Peru we are actually doing. So get my bags, draw money, customes, …
After a transfer to Hotel Los Girasoles, it was well past midnight and we crawled into bed, thankful there was nothing planned until the afternoon.
Los Girasoles was our first introduction to a 3 star hotel in Peru and was a very pleasant surprise. The staff were very friendly and at breakfast, upon hearing it was Joes birthday, promptly …
My 10 months is almost up. Thursday 09/12 - the day I return to the UK - is day 300 of my trip.
Been to 15 countries, not counting airport stopovers in 3 others.
Slept in 139 different places - 125 beds, 4 overnight planes, 4 overnight buses, 3 overnight trains, 1 boat, 1 tent and 1 prison.
Taken 3 flights in teeny weeny planes and 2 …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking