Miraflores Hostal Senorial
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... whip out my currency Andres had put our meal on his company credit card. Then they asked me if I'd like to go sailing with them for the afternoon. I had a good gut feeling about these two. So I said yes. Fifteen minutes later, we were at an ultra-swish holiday home on the sea front watching members of the youth sailing team prepare a Hobie catamaran for our outing. "Have you ever sailed on a catamaran before?" Franco asked me. "Of course," I replied, because my ferry crossings from ...
... support was also heavily valued. I received an email from one of my professors in Lethbridge letting me know she was thinking about me during my travels and hoping I was getting out what I wanted from the experience.
Also, setting aside time to write while traveling isn't as easy as it seems and if I'm being honest there were a couple times it felt like a bit of a chore. It was the comments on this site, the facebook messages and posts - even from ...
... a buffet lunch, the food was very tasty with their marinated fish being the go to dish.
Finally got to our Hotel at about 6pm, to say we were tired would be an understatement as we had been up since 3.30 am.
Hotel was very nice, which is good because we have a further three nights their before we fly back to Brazil.
Reasonable start tomorrow with a 12 noon flight to Cusco to start our tour of the Sacred Valley
Couldn't upload pictures and I have know idea why.
After going to all of the museums, we spent a day relaxing. On Thursday night we stayed in, had a light dinner, watched some popular Peruvian TV shows. Jorge showed me some youtube videos of Eva AYllon, a famous singer and icon of Peru.
On Friday, we relaxed for the first part of the day. Around 2 we took a cab to his aunt's apartment in another part of town who had invited us to lunch. She had made chicharron de pollo, basically fried ...
... Good quality meat is also hard to come by on a budget!!
International McDonalds Meal: Double quarter pounder with tobasco
Local Beer: Pilsen Callao
Santa Marta Hostel - $18 a night for a big room with shared bathroom & WIFI
Meals: $1.50 - $5
Water: $1 for a litre
Alcohol: $1 for a beer, $7 for a bottle of ...