Articles Tagged ‘traveltips’

Chilling in Lima, Peru: Going To The Park…

Chilling in Lima, Peru: Going To The Park… April 8, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
In Lima with your kids? And feeling like taking a break from schedules and relaxing like many Limenians do? Don’t think twice: take a taxi and head to the Parque de la Amistad, a large park in Surco distric, that is very well known (and easy to spot) because of its tall, Moorish-style arch: but...

El Sotano, a new culinary experience in Lima, Peru

El Sotano, a new culinary experience in Lima, Peru April 2, 2012 | Food | Read More
"Causaki", a fusion of the Peruvian "Causa" and the Japanese Maki. Potato, seafood, veggies, japanese sauces. Spectacular and deli. El Sótano is one of the newest traditional-fusion cuisine places in Lima; not trendy (yet!), still keeping a low profile, located not in Lima nor Miraflores...

Gastronomic Tourism, A New World In Lima, Peru

Gastronomic Tourism, A New World In Lima, Peru March 22, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Tourists attending a master chef class on Peruvian cuisine. If there’s some activity that we all find truly enjoyable, that should be a great lunch or dinner. And if you are getting to know a new city, a new country, a new culture, what could be best than trying some of its most typical food? Native...

Top Romantic Hotels in Lima, Peru

Top Romantic Hotels in Lima, Peru December 18, 2011 | Hotels | Read More
Some hotels are a true haven for romance (Photo: Spa Golf Los Incas) Coming to Lima with your partner? Looking for a good, luxurious, romance-friendly hotel? There are many options in Lima. We are suggesting here just five, but maybe you should peruse our complete hotels section since there are plenty...

Lima, Peru: buildings surrounding the Plaza Mayor

Lima, Peru: buildings surrounding the Plaza Mayor September 18, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Palacio de Gobierno (Government Palace) Photo: J. Enrique Molina Visiting Lima Downtown for the first time? This post focuses on the historic buildings surrounding the iconic Plaza Mayor, or Plaza de Armas (Main Square). These happen to be also very nice pieces of architecture, so let’s learn a...

Lima, Peru: Pachacamac Ruins, a window to Lima’s past

Lima, Peru: Pachacamac Ruins, a window to Lima’s past September 15, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Pachacamac used to be the main place of worship in pre-Hispanic Lima: the ancients Peruvians used to come here since more than 1,000 years before the Inca empire to honor and offer presents to Pachacamac god, “the one that gives life to the world”. Nowadays these ruins are open to the public,...

More travel tips for Lima, Peru!

More travel tips for Lima, Peru! March 30, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Jirón de la Unión (Union Street) in Lima Downtown. (Photo: Isabel Guerra) In our last post we mentioned some travel tips to make the most of your trip to Lima. Now we are offering a few tips on things you may want to do in order to explore some new experiences in this city. – Did you know that...

Your First time in Lima, Peru?

Your First time in Lima, Peru? March 26, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Fountain at Lima's Main Square (Photo: Isabel Guerra) If this is your first time in Lima, this post is for you. And if this is actually not your first time in Lima, this post is for you, too, since some things have changed rapidly during the last few years and it’s always good to learn some...

Buying medicines in Lima, Peru

Buying medicines in Lima, Peru February 25, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Dancer. Botica Logo on the background (Photo: ExpatNomad/Flickr) It is very likely that, as a responsible traveler, you have already bought a travel insurance, and that it will probably cover any health issue you may have while in Peru. But if you don’t have a major problem, if you only have a...

Be My Valentine! Lima’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants.

Be My Valentine! Lima’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants. February 6, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
La Rosa Náutica. Lima, Peru We know that February 14th is approaching. And you are in Lima. Do not worry: we know about your concerns and we have here some suggestions for you. We do hope these can be helpful in order to have real romantic and nice Valentine’s Date Day in Lima. What can be more...