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... us for the next three days. As we were late arriving we were taken to have lunch immediately and then we started our tour of Cusco. The Plaza de Armas is situated in the centre of the city and is a favourite place for families to go on the weekend. The buildings foundations are all Inca and have been built upon by the Spanish. They are all characterised by tiny verandas and the overall effect is very pretty. Right across the Plaza de Armas stood the ...
... Aunties Martha and Qeta followed by Rosella (she finishes work at 2pm on Thursdays to be with the Uncles). The only missing uncle was Picho given that he is hosting some of Luz Maria's kids at his place, he was not going to make it this Thursday. It was a very pleasant and lovely lunch with many stories and chatter about everything (like the lunches I remembered at Mama Gua Gua's house....everyone talks at the same time about nothing ...
... 500 years ago a group of people fled from the Incas, hiding in the reeds and finally they managed to set up communities and become self sufficient. They are very short, dark people and never marry outside, so their genes have remained pure. There are 7 families on the island we land on and they are all relatives - there are 87 islands and it is a bit like a canal system between them.
To make the islands they make a big platform ...
We had originally planned to be in Ecuador this week but we managed to change our flight so that we could catch up with a chef friend of Paddy's, who was on holiday in Lima checking out the phenomenal culinary scene that has developed in the city. We stayed in Miraflores once again and enjoyed wandering around the smart streets interspersed with pretty green spaces. On Friday we met up with Dan for ...
... them, I've summarised a highlight from each stop so if anyone ventures to any of these places, I'd strongly recommend these: Brazil: 1st time Rio- favella tour Ilha grande - Lopes mendes beach Paraty - waterfall slides 2nd time Rio -carnival - ipanema beach bloco Argentina: Iguassu falls- Argentinian side devils throat Buenos aires - Palermo burgers and open air bar Salta - the 'titanic' rock Chile: San pedro - sand boarding and sunset dancing ...
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