A place behind the volcanoes

el Misti volcano, Arequipa Plaza

Hello readers and fellow bloggers! I wanted to take some time to write about my favourite city in Peru; Arequipa. Arequipa is a beautiful city that lies in the Andes mountains at an altitude of 2,335 meters (7,661 ft) and is watched over by the beautiful El Misti volcano. You can see El Misti from almost anywhere in Arequipa, almost as if it was a living thing that protected the city from danger. To the people of Arequipa, the mountains are like Gods that are treasured and worshiped. Continue reading “A place behind the volcanoes”