Villa Carmen Lodge
Travel Blogs from Peru
The first two were okay; the third had narrow openings through caves. Our favorite was Sexy Woman; it probably covers 20 acres of hills living accommodation play areas and lots of steps to a spectacular view of Cusco. We walked and climbed miles. The last site ended close to our b&b; we came out the wrong exit and had to walk down a steep road with no pedestrian sidewalk!
In the afternoon we headed downtown ...
Tuesday 8th September
Having arrived on dusk yesterday, we all enjoyed the stunning view of Lake Titicaka from our breakfast restaurant on the 10th floor of the hotel. The sun streamed in and we were all excited about our trip out to the islands on the lake. A short bus trip took us to the port where we purchased some presents, mostly food staples ...
Monday 7th September
Yet another early start. We piled on our bus with all our luggage to be transported to a bus station to take a large tourist bus to Puno. We shared the bus with other tourists and had a hostess and guide on board. The hostess provided some drinks but unfortunately no pisco sours! Our first stop was not far out of Cuzco at a town ...
This morning Greg and I got schooled in Peruvian cooking Lima style. We were picked up from our hotel and taken to a local food market. As it was a Sunday, the market was quieter than normal and a few stalls were closed. We saw fruit and vegetables unlike anything available in the UK including cinnamon sticks at least a meter in length. We also saw butchers' stalls selling such varied products as tripe, tongue and sweetbreads. We then headed to a sea ...
July 5 After checking out of our hotel at 10 am we took a taxi bus to Juliaca where we caught our flight to Santiago. We were supposed to have a transfer to the hotel but there was no taxi driver to meet us.We went to a taxi counter and booked a taxi into the city. After a half hour drive we arrived at our hotel.It was a lovely little boutique hotel.It was quite rainy ...
Other places to stay in Peru
Lima Residencial, Lima | 4 star hotelfrom $226
- 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, North Vancouver | 3 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 $132
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