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After a good night's sleep and a great breakfast buffet we took an historical tour of Lima visiting three sites. I really like this tour company, there are 3 busloads of us, and they provide enough guides so each group consists of only 18 people. You don't feel like you are in a herd. Lima is the second driest place in the world, following only the Sahara Desert, with only an inch of rain a year. Our ...
... and it was 22.30. We had planned to use our Priority Club membership to hang out in a comfy lounge to await our 5 am flight - but unfortunately it was not in our part of the terminal. So slumped on seats in departure until 2 am when we were able to get through security to our gate and stretch out for a quick nap.
... military reports, rises through the ranks, where he never gets into trouble and is known for his dependability, marries, fathers a child, is decorated for bravery, and finally finds himself promoted by the Tsar to the rank of General. Mysteriously, when the Tsar demands to meet this human paragon, he cannot be found. The Tsar, in despair, mutters 'Sic transit gloria mundi', and accords him a state funeral. Meanwhile a Lieutenant Sinyukhaev, ...
Another late night arrival but we made it to Lima after a full day of flights from the Galápagos Islands. We had heard that there wasn't that much to do here so had only given ourselves 2 days here with a night bus onto Arequipa on the second night. We were staying in the historic part of town so spent the first day exploring the city. After getting a little lost we made it to the Royal Palace for the changing of ...
Here are my top tips for traveling in Latin America. Many books, articles and blogs have been written about all of these, so more in-depth information can easily be found. When prepping for travel, I've usually just been wanting a simple list to know what to prepare for. So here it is:
- Plan to spend 2x what you think you will. Latin America is not as cheap as you think.
- Use ATMs inside locked rooms, connected to banks with ...
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
Miraflores, Lima | 2 star hotelfrom $43
Lima Residencial, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Lima Norte, Lima | Hotelfrom $59
Lima Norte, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $81
San Miguel, Lima | 3 star hotelfrom $61