Villa Carmen Lodge
Travel Blogs from Peru
This was our first overnight in a port. There is much to see and do in Lima. This time Rich and Bill joined Rose and I for the shuttle ride into Milaflores. The scenic drive in is amazing as the walls of the cliffs are so huge. We were wondering, why in an earthquake zone, do they build hi-rises. They for sure would tumble down. Our guide mentioned that they get ...
After dinner last night we went to see the Iluminate show, The Tourist. We had seen this show last year but it was worth seeing again. The entire theatre is lights out, then the dancers come on stage and just their outline is lit up and their eyes are either red, white or some other color. The lights on the costume is synced to the music and it is really amazing. One of our favorite shows.
Seas were calm for the ride into Lima. We got up ...
The cabin bed was great, of course not fantastic comfortable. That's cargo boat.
breakfast served at 7AM. Some of people told me there will have the chance to leave tonight! I pray. :) I told them, ironic I want to stay here any longer. They laughing.
i lying on my hammock on the upper floor to ...
Got up so early, glanced my things is still there.
...passed 8AM, nothing to move on the float River. The same guy asked me, wanna have the breakfast in the town? I said sure but I cannot 'cause of my stuffs. He was stance and thinking, bring all your stuffs to his cabin and lock it. I said fine with me. Left the hammock hung up.
went to the small local restaurant for the breakfast, it was commonly local tasted. Then walked to the cargo ...
... lunch on board. 6.5 hours later we landed in Lima...time to face the ordeal of getting through the airport and out to the buses for our museum tour. Lima traffic and insane driving techniques rival the wild driving in Shanghai. The only thing they're missing here are the little Chinese people on motor scooters. It was interesting to learn that they have a lot of Chinese restaurants in Peru. Had an excellent tour guide who led us through the historically ...
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