Penascal Surf Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... so not sure if that's why it was so brief or not. We jump back on the bus and hope for a decent movie to play after a couple of stinkers this morning. Hercules, yeah that'll fill some time. Not a bad movie, few laughs but do love The Rock. We pull into another random Cruz del Sur office in the stinkiest, fish smelling town we've been to. As soon as the bus doors opened, the bus stank of foul fish. But lucky it's just a quick stop to get the bus lunches and we are off and out ...
... and tasty.
After lunch we made our way back to the San Francisco church and monastery near the palace. this church is the oldest building in Lima as it was built after an earthquake that distroyed the rest of the city's buildinfs built before the 1650s. My favourite part of tour of the monastery was the library. It was no where near as grand as the other libraries in Europe, it still had some incredibly intricate designs and wood carvings and a massive amount of books. ...
... a local and not just hear Spanish. 10:40pm the bus eventually arrived and I hopped on along with a lot of people that had just finished work. I stuck out like a sore thumb! But at the bus stop in DC an old couple showed me the way to the metro and told me where to get my tickets form and what line. All sorted the end of my journey was close ... At 12:15am I couldn't have been happier to see Soph and Anya walking down the street towards me ... I'd made it ... The US journey ...
... mall. Vicki and I wanted to find the Gap and Zara stores to replace our grotty T-shirts. Walking the streets we found Parque Kennedy, otherwise known as the cat park. Cats were brought in to control the rat population and have just stayed. There were heaps of cats, on the grass, in the flowers, in the trees and even some sleeping on people's bags. It was nice to see cats instead of dogs for a change and there are no birds or bird poop in this park. From the cat park ...
... to do something "normal" for a change. You have probably realised that we are so over museums now!
We still wanted to try a good restaurant that Lima was so famous for. We managed to get a reservation at Maido, a Japanese restaurant with Peruvian elements, voted 11 out of the top 50 restaurants in Latin America in 2014. Once we got there, we realised that there was nothing vegetarian on the menu! The attentive waiter ordered us some ...