Villa Carmen Lodge
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...Until the water ran out all together... for 2 days... twice this week. IMy hair was so greasy that I considered bathing in the forbidden river... some of us actually did. I guess the pipes in palca are not very good so when it rains a lot ( which omg it has been) the water stops working.. Our Canadian supervisor, Eva, left Palca today because she has to go to Lacombe a week before us and meet the host families.. I have been ...
So today I met the lovely children of Oropesa who attend the Picaflor House Community Project. I am working in the kindergarten with children aged 3-5. I had a great time playing on the floor with bricks and toys, on the swings and generally running around - at times I even let the children join in :-). The children seemed happy to be there and were very friendly, although a few were quieter and seemed a bit sad. Even the quieter ones, though, ...
The thing is, I knew it was going to be a tight stopover, and I knew it was a risk. I figured if worst came to worst I could always postpone my second flight from Quito to Lima with a day and spend another night in Quito. But I was also starting to feel the pressure of less than a month left on the trip, and oh, all the things I still wanted to see and do. So I decided to go for it.
At the airport in Baltra I did try to ...
Breakfast wasn't until 6:30am but we'd been advised to wake at 5am and open the curtains of our room. The huge bay window gave a fantastic view over to the east where the sun would rise. The room was specially designed to allow guests to remain tucked up in the very comfy bed whilst being able to watch the night fade away and light of the new day brighten the sky.
Amerys Travels from Lake Titikaka II
25th August 2014
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Further over the lake lie the Taquile Islands, where live Quechua
Other places to stay in Peru
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- Great Hotel
- Love the JW Marriott
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Cercado de Lima, Lima | 5 star hotelfrom $160
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- So noisy
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San Isidro, Lima | 5 star hotelfrom $163
Plazoleta Santo Domingo 259, Cusco | 4 star hotelfrom $212
- The best hotel in town
- Excellent Hotel
- Excellent location & accommodations. Would stay there again.
Lima Central, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $48
- Liked the old fasion style
- Faded glory
- Still A Grand Hotel + Machu Picchu The Highlight
Lima Residencial, Lima | 4 star hotelfrom $134
- Un excellent h˘tel
- Ausgezeichnetes Hotel
- Me encantˇ el Melia
San Isidro, Lima | 4 star hotelfrom $172
San Juan De Lurigancho, Lima | 4 star hotelfrom $133
Lima Residencial, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- Great Hotel
- Servizio fantastico
- Great Service
Lima Residencial, Lima | 4 star hotelfrom $158
Isla Esteves s/n, Lago Titicaca, Puno | 3 star hotelfrom $111
Miraflores, Lima | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Callao, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $217
Calle Palacio 136, Cusco | 5 star hotelfrom $340
- Loved This Hotel!
- Incredible hotel, what a place
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Plaza Manco II 123 , Yucay | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Av. Pardo 1080, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $101
Lote 30-34 Urb. Santo Domingo, Paracas | 4 star hotelfrom $128
San Augustin 239, Cusco | 3 star hotelfrom $124
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- Great location
- Very nice place to crash in Cusco
Av. El Sol 1010, Cusco | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Jr. Independencia 485, Trujillo | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Plaza Bolivar s/n, Selva Alegre, Arequipa | 2 star hotelfrom $103
Lima Este, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Calle La Gruta 304, Arequipa | 3 star hotelfrom $50
Lima Residencial, Lima | 5 star hotelfrom $292
- Toller Platz - ein Besuch lohnt sich
- Great Hotel, Great Service - Stay at the Park
- Great place to visit
Calle Jerusalen 603, Arequipa | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Lima Residencial, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $73