Casa Del Muelle Mancora
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... difference in the level of service you get from Peruvians and Argentinians. In Argentina the people serving you were usually friendly and helpful, in Peru we often find they are only there because they need the money. It's funny in shops they will sometimes smile and look like they want to help, but as soon as you don't buy everything in the shop they look like you have just peed on the floor. When we got home we realised just how intense the sun is here. Chris had layered ...
Mancora had received fantastic reviews from all our fellow travellers who were a few weeks ahead of us so we held good expectations on the bus up the north from Lima. We stepped off the bus at around 9 in the morning and within seconds we were sweltering. The heat was already relentless but we could hear the waves lapping onto the white beach just below us. We took a 2 minute tuk-tuk ride up to our hostel Kokopelli which was at the end of the strip. The hostel was the ideal size with ...
... immigration process. And she was right. The crossing was speedy and efficient and at no extra cost.
I arrived in Mancora at 5.30am (I had to wait at Guayaquil bus terminal for 5 hours), got some sols out of the ATM, jumped on a tuk-tuk (they are prolific all around Peru) and without having booked anything in advance, was taken to a place called Guacamayo bed and breakfast who accept people without reservations. I was put in a 3 ...
... were way too big for beginners but there were enough little ones to keep him occupied. The paddling was tough going due to the lack of strength in his shoulder but he managed to stand up and ride a few waves eventually, however quickly got worse as he tired. But it was awesome fun. Lunch was a real treat, a set meal for 10 soles, perfect fuel for more surfing, where the overcast weather nicely hid the sun and Ash got pretty sunburnt on the ...
... picked a good wave and shouted at us to paddle. With them still clinging to the back we got going and picked up speed. They shouted 'ARRRIBAA' (up) and we clumsily stood up. Surprisingly though neither of us fell off, well not straight away at least! With the instructors still clinging to the back of the board like stabilisers on a bike we stayed balanced and managed to ride the waves for a while. We gradually got better ...