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Lima, Peru: The historic fountain at the Plaza Mayor

Lima, Peru: The historic fountain at the Plaza Mayor September 12, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Lima is a city that has been destroyed several time by earthquakes and re-built once and again. Nowadays, however, its Plaza Mayor (or Plaza de Armas) houses the oldest and the most authentic monument in the city: its fountain, placed there in 1651, that has survived through earthquakes, social revolts...