Tag Archives: Plaza de Armas

  1. Hamilton in the (Southern) Hemisphere: Lima Revisited

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    June 2, 2013 by jiejie768

    After arriving early (5:45 a.m.) and catching a couple extra hours of sleep in the Hostal El Patio sitting room, …
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  2. Travels with Mikey, Days 6-7: Puno and Lake Titicaca

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    April 1, 2013 by jiejie768

    We’re back! After a day off to break down the Easter festivities in Ayacucho, everyone’s favorite traveling trio is back …
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  3. Happy Easter! Semana Santa from Ayacucho

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    March 31, 2013 by jiejie768

    Today, we’re going to take a brief break from our “Travels with Mikey” posts to tell the tale of Semana …
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  4. Travels with Mikey, Day 5: Flight of the Condors

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    March 30, 2013 by jiejie768

    The morning of March 15 came early, like 4:30 a.m. early. Mikey gamely took the first shower, grumbling as he …
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  5. Travels with Mikey, Day 4 (Part 2): Checking out Chivay

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    March 29, 2013 by jiejie768

    On Thursday, March 14, the post-lunch schedule (pre-lunch activities recounted here) featured a guided hike into the beginnings of Colca …
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  6. Travels with Mikey, Day 4 (Part 1): Into the Canyon

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    March 28, 2013 by jiejie768

    We rose early in the morning on Thursday, March 14, to begin our descent into the deep, dark crevices of …
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  7. Travels with Mikey, Day 3: Arequipa — Turtles, Beer and Burritos

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    March 27, 2013 by jiejie768

    Wednesday, March 13, was a fairly mild affair, looking back. For one, it was the first (and, it turns out, …
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