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Arequipa cuisine is one of the most diverse of the country, which present a variety of dishes such as: Chupe De Camarones: Shrimp soup with milk, eggs and oregano. Rocoto Relleno: stuffed bell pepper, seeded, chopped meat, cheese, milk and potatoes. Soltero: salad with cheese, beans, onions, olives and hot peppers. Adobo: pork marinated with chicha and spices, cooked […]

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Arequipa doesn’t count with any relevant theater, and sporadically there are some events but usually come from Lima. There are very few concerts along the year, although there is an orchestra that plays often. However In addition, there is a number of cultural centres.such as: The Institute Cultural Peruano Norteamericano (Melgar 109), the Institute Cultural […]

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At the following list there is selection of restaurants recommended by the travelers RESTAURANTS IN AREQUIPA Zigzag Restaurant Cuisine: Switzerland, Peruvian, Healthy, Fusion. Address: Calle Zela 210 – 212, Arequipa 0000, Perú  Arthur Restaurant Cuisine: Peruvian food Address: Pasaje Violin 102 San Lazaro, Arequipa none, Perú El tio Dario Restaurant Cuisine: Healthy, Peruvian food Good for: Breakfast / Brunch, Reservations Address: Callejon […]

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The Arequipa Airport name is Rodriguez Ballon International Airport (AQP), is located about 8 miles from the center of the city of Arequipa and start operations on August 15, 1979. It is currently under the administration of CORPAC SA, which is the second largest terminal with passenger flow in the south, after the airport from […]

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Arequipa Festivities

* Jubilee Festival of Mollendo (06 January). The day on which the kings down to visit the baby Jesus born, Mollendo celebrates the anniversary of creation. People participate in food fairs, concerts on the beach, and a serenade its honor. * Fiesta de la Virgen de la Candelaria (02 February). This unique festival is celebrated in some […]

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The Arequipa weather is dry, especially in times of winter, autumn and spring. If you have in mind to travel to Arequipa, well known as “the white city “and and realize some of its fabulous Arequipa tours, it is good to know all about its weather conditions. Some of the factors that determine the climate […]

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Arequipa Attractions

PLAZA DE ARMAS ( MAIN SQUARE ) & CATEDRAL Surrounded by the Cathedral and various impressive portals, Plaza de Armas presents a beautiful bronze fountain of three plates crowned with the figure of a soldier of the sixteenth century. To this character is called the “Tuturutu”. Around the square you can see three portals made […]

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