Villa Carmen Lodge
Travel Blogs from Peru
... about 1 km and you can't see anything coming. Glad to see the light at the end of the tunnel. I can tell you we were all glad to be out on the other side. And yes, we had to come back through it to return.
The condors were so majestic and just glide on the thermal currents. I think that the guide said that they are related to the vulture family. ...
... move from Arequipa to Colca Canyon. We had some photo stops along the way. In the national park we saw llamas, alpaca and vicuna (animal looks the same but has fur not wool). We travelled along the highway near to the smoking volcano, as you can probably realise that this one is active.
Arrived at our hotel at the Colca Canyon in the National Park and were blown away it was so large and comfortable. It is really cold at night and the floors ...
The people of Lima are causing air pollution because of all the cars, buses, trucks and taxis. According to the World Meteorological Organization the city of Lima has the most polluted air in all of South America. Experts say the principal ...
... stays over 30 days, we’d stayed 42. The Immigration officials must make a fortune from it every day. Very clever. US$120 down the pan for us.
Welcome to Peru.
The bus journey to Cusco was the usual. Rob and I were given two seats at the top of the steps just above the toilet. Need I say more? The only relief from the “eau de stale urine” wafting up the steps came half way through the journey. Two big Peruvian girls got on the ...
... climb on the roof and hand our bikes down before waving us off on the descent. And so down we swept along some of the best single track I could have hoped for, past Incan ruins and salt mines, through green tundra and wildflower with 3 inch thorns that attacked passers by and left their marks on us all. JosÚ all the while encouraging us not to stop at the ruin sites so that we wouldn't have to pay - this was reserved for visitors arriving by bus or on foot: mountain bikers ...
Other places to stay in Peru
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- Great Hotel
- Love the JW Marriott
- Home away from home in a complicated city
Cercado de Lima, Lima | 5 star hotelfrom $160
- This hotel is in a scary area
- So noisy
- Good Location
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
Callao, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $217
Miraflores, Lima | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Calle Palacio 136, Cusco | 5 star hotelfrom $340
- Loved This Hotel!
- Incredible hotel, what a place
- No hot water or air conditioning
Plaza Manco II 123, Yucay - Urubamba, 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
- Novotel is a great hotel
- Great location
- Very nice place to crash in Cusco
Av. El Sol 1010, Cusco | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Plaza Bolivar s/n, Selva Alegre, Arequipa | 2 star hotelfrom $103
Jr. Independencia 485, Trujillo | 3 star hotelfrom $98
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