Arequipa, Peru is a gorgeous city that sits comfortable between the sea and the mountains in southern Peru. Arequipa, often referred to as Ciudad Blanca or White City, has many beautiful buildings made from ashlar, petrified volcanic ash. Arequipa attracts many tourist that stay for both weeks at a time and just for the weekend. Arequipa has great attractions like Colca Canyon, which is the deepest canyon in the world. Misti Volcano is another beautiful part of the scenery that can be seen from various Arequipa hotels. El Monasterio de Santa Catalina, a beautifully kept convent in the central plaza of Arequipa is another great stop for sightseers in looking for a piece of history. Top your evening off with a stroll through the Plaza de Armas in the center of town or shop at the Pasaje Catedral, the pedestrian mall.
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