TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Lexus Lima
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... had our first decent cup of coffee while we have been out here! We were under the impression when we arrived here in South America that the coffee would be great as we have so much coffee in our country from this part of the world, but from speaking to the locals, all the good stuff gets exported, and they are left with the rest. Tonight is going to be filled with packing our bags and getting a good night of sleep to get ready for our extra long ...
... it, and dinner, or a wedding for that matter, late at night is the norm. So here they will take american dollars as currency. You just have to remember that a SOL is 1/3rd of a dollar. Also, everything is inexpensive. A trinket Henry picked up today was only 15 sol. Five bucks for a hand carved item? Really? In the states, 15 would have been a steal. And the cabs don't have meters. Everything is negotiated when you ...
... draped over a statue, or high up in a tree...cats were everywhere. All looking very healthy and well cared for. Clearly someone is feeding and caring for that wild bunch.
Tomorrow, we will be venturing to a few local markets in the morning and then a city tour in the afternoon. Should be a fun day!
... continue to rise here in Lima.
Friday was my scheduled day off at ACTV. I woke up as late as possible (7:30am. Body clock was not cooperating) and after a run and some breakfast, headed to the market in Magdalena. Mili had landed a bomb during breakfast - I was going to be cooking for her entire close family. After recovering from the fact that it wasn't going to be her ENTIRE family (i.e. 60 people) but rather her brothers and sisters ...
... are the remains of the “Señor de los Unkus” (The Lord of the Unkus), which belonged to the first tomb within the ceremonial center to have been discovered completely intact. This tomb holds three separate burial shrouds containing the remains of three adults–two of which have masks–and those of a sacrificed child. The past two weeks i had only had one beer and not felt the need to drink anything alcoholic but ...
Other places to stay in Lima
Lima Residencial, Lima | 2 star hotelfrom $65
Lima Central, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $69
- Excelente ubicación
- Great value in Miraflores
- Un hotel molto confortevole e pulito
Lima Residencial, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Miraflores, Lima | 2 star hotelfrom $43
Lima Norte, Lima | Hotelfrom $59
Lima Norte, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $81
San Miguel, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $61