Hotel Plaza Grau
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... to unwrap her. The temple was very similar to the temple of the moon but
they had done a lot less excavating here at this stage and very similar friezes.
Our guide took his time and gave us more than enough time to have a good look
around. There were very good views over the ocean and surrounding countryside,
that was mainly covered in sugar cane, from the top level of the temple at the
spot where they found 60 bodies ...
... a mini plastic one that I bought in Trujillo, it fits snugly onto the side of my bag) to the pier and watched the fishermen gut a 1.5-2 meter wide stingray which was awesome 'cause it was in the warehouse where I'm certain I was not supposed to be but they were to interested in showing me the ray so no one kicked me out. After I went to the market and bought some fresh fish and veg that I used to make a curry.
The next day I did get bored so I packed my bags and took ...
... were definitely more artistic than the
Chimu. It needed a viewing platform so you could understand it’s full extent -
some old aerial photos helped but the small museum was poor and overcrowded and
a long hike from the ruins.
Saw a bit of the remaining Trujillo city walls and having
seen several beautifully decorated colonial buildings, I can imagine it would
have been spectacular in it’s Day.
... These are truly experiences only available in Latin America!
I sit on the beach and watch the final sunset drip symbolically over the last dying moments of 2013. What a year hey? What started off as a tough 6 months fresh out of the stables into a not so lush field, the blessings finally blossomed into a true spring pasture. Maybe the flowers were there all along and I was just too focused on the weeds. The latter 6 months showed me how to find the flowers and ...
... exactly it was that we were watching. A man in drag dirty dancing to a mix of Michael Jackson’s greatest hits and Peruvian pop. His sidekicks were either two midget men or children with facial deformities and the skinniest legs we have ever seen on quite accomplished dancers. They were gigging in the middle of the sidewalk mind you, with large crowds watching. The whole scene made us uneasy and very sad, and we carried on without more than a few minutes ...