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... I love the most - eating in the markets and at night. I will take heed of the insect repellant needed as well, I can't take malaria medication as it makes me quite ill. :( I have organised a city tour in the morning and a visit to the famous Larco Museum tomorrow afternoon - http://www.museolarco.org Dinner, washing, and Skyping with Jess tonight :) Buenos Noches Me ...
... The streets are filled with lights - a spectacle that is most celebrated and admired in Villa de Leyva. Barranco was having it's own mini night of candles.
We went to Bierhaus - a two story bar with an outdoor balcony. He once again got very unlucky with his drink order, opting for the one with the most alcohol. My drink, a combination of rum, vodka, mint liquor, melon liquor and ice, was very tasty. Sebastian's, tequila, vodka, melon ...
... years. Many of the more valuable ones have been removed to safe climate controlled storage so we were probably just looking at the equivalent of their novels and kids picture books - amazing as they were in their historical context.
From here our tour took us back to the Miraflores district - the main tourist district and dropped us at the huge shopping mall that is set sort of underground but on the cliff edge overlooking ...
... and the coast, as well as fusion cuisine and all kinds of innovations. If it exists and it’s edible. Some less appealing than others! Wayne and I got right into it, memories of the Wellington Food festival (obviously on a smaller scale) very similar. We talked to all the different stall holders and got a heap of free tastings, so many different smells, tastes and sights it becomes an overload that you need a beer to regroup... just loved it and ...
... to the Cercado which is the old town where the Plaza de las Armas is a World Heritage Site and is home to Lima Cathedral. On our walk we encountered a parade featuring dancers and musicians representing different cultures within Peru. In the Plaza de las Armas, we caught the Changing of the Guard outside the Governor´s Palace - they seemed to struggle marching in time (to start with) but managed to get it together in the end. We then went in the ...
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- Excelente ubicación
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- Un hotel molto confortevole e pulito
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