Posada el Castillo
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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Yesterday was a day with the girls, teaching a few "cleaning skills", and the value of pride in their home. As per usual, kids are kids in any country - tell them to clean the kitchen, with very specific instructions, then turn your back, and there you go....they are in their rooms reading magazines or in the play yard. But trust me, they got the …
Time to chime in again. I spent yesterday arriving in Arequipa, and spending time with the girls, then grocery shopping for the house. Arrived to empty refrigerator, so provisions were required. We bought bushels of veggies and lots of meat. Some of which I couldn't recognize (a totally different diet than we are accostomed to - a lot of meat that …
... as well. The most important things to see here are Colca Canyon, and to see condors in the wild. I found a tour that brings us to Colca Canyon and to the Cross of the Condors. It’s a little expensive (130 soles, $43), but it sounds like it’ll be worth it. The only bad thing is that I have to wake up at 2:45am for my 3am pickup in the morning. I was hoping for a day I can sleep late, but that’s not going to happen! Oh ...
... one named tuna, which grows a white powered when brushed off and rubbed creates a red dye. Thousands of years ago the Incas would brush off the powered and a kilo of powered would sell for $200. The tuna cactus also grows a yummy orange fruit, a small oval shape with a soft texture with hard seeds. We were shown 2 other types of cactus, and the alovea plant. We were introduced to various different fruits, lucuma (famous Peruvian ice cream). A short hours walk up hill along a ...
... thought I'd double check the seat pocket. Low and behold this must be a common issue as there was a gold mine of sick bags. And the rest is history. My last memories are of circling the astronaut, monkey and dog. When I resurfaced we were at the humming bird, tree and hands. I'm sure what ever was in between was amazing... I probably ruined the adventure for everyone else as my body went into convulsions, I'm just thankful they all had headsets on so maybe it wasn't as loud ...