El Brujo Hotel
Travel Blogs from Trujillo
... we travelled by combi bus to the museum on the edge of the site, spending around an hour in the museum, which was full of splendid artefacts, some genuine and old, some restored or recreations.
After a short break, we walked over to the Huaca de Luna (Moon Pyramid), for a guided tour. (The Huaca del Sol is closed to the public, as it requires extensive excavation, which will take years. The site of both pyramids was only rediscovered and excavated ...
... were planning a party so we stuck around and ending up partying a bit with some British girls. It was great to have a night out again although it made us pretty useless the next day. All we managed to do was go to our favorite lunch spot, My Friend Hostel/Restaurant for their pasta special (10 soles - $3.50 for a big bowl of pasta with garlic bread and a pop!) and laze around the hostel. We had kind of hit a wall at this point, as ...
... a night for a room with private bathroom & WIFI.
Meals: $3 - $4
Water: $1 for a litre
Bus: $0.50 - $1.50 for single
Chan Chan Ruins Entry: $4 each
Taxi to Chan Chan Ruins: $4
Average Daily Spend per person: $26
Transport there for both of us: $65 night bus from Mancora
Total Spend for both of us inc. Transport: $120
... main temples which are built of just adobe bricks and have been covered by the desert for centuries. Our guide has been showing people around these sites for some 20 years and has lost none of her enthusiasm for the place. She is extremely knowledgeable and speaks excellent English and greatly enhances our experience of these sites ( which doesn't often happen). After spending a couple of hours learning all about the ruins, their proximity to she sacred mountain which, even now, ...
... the first night and we ended up grabbing some dinner before meeting some locals and a couple of German girls who we ended up getting drinks and going out to the only club (I say very loosely) in town. The next day I went for a surf though the water was pretty flat in the part I was in and I was really terrible. That combined with being on my own meant that I didn’t stay in the water too ...