Penascal Surf Hotel
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- Airport Transportation
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... part of the world, people are friendly and not too pushy, it is poor with pockets of rich, class discrimination like most nations but people look reasonably well fed yet many are living in poverty. You can see the hard lives of the people written on their faces. Generally they are all pretty short like the Asian races were a generation or two ago. Enjoyed my time here, especially Peru, till next time ...
... Good Friday, we were getting the "condensed" sight-seeing tour of Lima. For most of our tour we didn't even get out of the van as we drove past residential neighborhoods, beautiful churches, and panoramic seascapes. To his credit, Cecil did give us a nice introduction to Peru's history and to the city's most notable landmarks. Our first stop was the "Love Park" (Parque del Amor) overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Built ...
... ready to get into water!...i was a bit cold that even was shivering that for some minutes i was saying to myself, there is no way that i will get into this! Sooner i changed my mind after seeing people enjoying into the water that i also wanted that!
I had to wait the guide came back some minutes as i dont know how to swim. Each minute of waiting i was shivering more (cold, excitement, fair...everything together!...considering that i dont know how ...
... intended to aid against seismic activity (the wells that is not the skulls!), up to about 8 metres in depth! My young learned traveller did quite struggle with this scene. By this time we were pretty much over the church altogether but we did get to go into the ancient library, where the books were carefully stored in shelf upon shelf and were of incredible age, with every subject under the sun being studied by the Franciscan monks ...
... me sea bass chowder with quinoa and lima beans. We finished with a local speciality, suspiro lima or lima sigh. The bottom layer is a caramel cream made by boiling whole milk and sugar until thick and the top is meringue sprinkled with cinnamon ... yummy but very sweet.
Needing a little exercise, we walked along the cliff top gardens overlooking the sea which seems ...