Departamento de Lima Travel Guide

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Lima

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1205,2787,226

Miraflores

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21,46,9

Miraflores

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13,29,2

Chorrillos

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5,26,0

Lomas de Lachay

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0,3,0

Cieneguilla

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1,3,0

Huacho

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4,15,0

Chosica

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0,2,0

Chancay

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6,10,0

Ruinas de Pachacamac

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7,13,0

Pachacamac

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4,8,0

Punta Negra

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2,13,0

Pueblo Libre

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8,34,0

Marcahuasi

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Mala

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1,8,0

La Molina

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1,1,0

Huancaya

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0,3,0

Chaclacayo

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1,5,0

Alto Peru

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1,3,0

San Isidro

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7,9,1

Surco

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3,16,0

San Borja

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0,4,0

San Bartolomé

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0,1,0

San Bartolo

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3,6,0

Lima

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  • District Of Miraflores

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Lima Things to Do

    We arrived on December 14 2013 and checked into the Hotel Casa Andina Private Collection in Miraflores, Lima, Peru. It was located near the heart of Miraflores about 2 blocks from JF Kennedy Park where we went shopping and had a great variety of restaurant. We then walked to the seafront shopping mall of Larcomar. Great views here and we had our...

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  • JW Marriott Hotel Lima

    Lima Hotels

    We did not stay here, but it was pointed out to us as the hotel used for some of the VIPs that came...

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  • La Rosa Nautica

    4 out of 5 stars

    Lima Restaurants

    Dispite the media and local security guards warning, we found it extremely safe and secure in wandering around that market place, foods are extremely cheap, full of local people, just a few of us tourist. Spanish speaking in communication at all time, is a must, and of course, body language is a plus, just point to what you want or sit down and...

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Miraflores

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  • Different and beautiful jewelry

    Miraflores Shopping

    There a thousand silver jewelry places in Lima but I really liked this one because it was different. The rings are gorgeous and the prices are really great for one time only designed stuff. It’s at the Inka market in FRONT of Hiroaka(there are two Inka markets in Miraflores), right next to a huge computer place. It’s called USC Joyeria and it’s...

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  • Hotel Esperanza

    Miraflores Hotels

    Esperanza 350, Miraflores, Miraflores, Lima, Peru

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

  • Suite Service Apart Hotel

    Miraflores Hotels

    grimaldo del solar 111, Miraflores, Lima, Peru

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

  • Chinese Restaurant

    Miraflores Restaurants

    This place does not offer only chinese food, but Peruvian, too, made a little in Chinese style. Place is very delicated, and still not expensive, for instance a beer is 6 soles (quite normal price). There are many favourite dishes:- chichonfan con verduras or lomo- ensalada de pepino con calamar picante- filete de pollo con tausi a la plancha-...

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Miraflores

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  • Different and beautiful jewelry

    Miraflores Shopping

    There a thousand silver jewelry places in Lima but I really liked this one because it was different. The rings are gorgeous and the prices are really great for one time only designed stuff. It’s at the Inka market in FRONT of Hiroaka(there are two Inka markets in Miraflores), right next to a huge computer place. It’s called USC Joyeria and it’s...

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  • Hotel Esperanza

    Miraflores Hotels

    Esperanza 350, Miraflores, Miraflores, Lima, Peru

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

  • Suite Service Apart Hotel

    Miraflores Hotels

    grimaldo del solar 111, Miraflores, Lima, Peru

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

  • Chinese Restaurant

    Miraflores Restaurants

    This place does not offer only chinese food, but Peruvian, too, made a little in Chinese style. Place is very delicated, and still not expensive, for instance a beer is 6 soles (quite normal price). There are many favourite dishes:- chichonfan con verduras or lomo- ensalada de pepino con calamar picante- filete de pollo con tausi a la plancha-...

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Chorrillos

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  • New entry from the Barranco side

    Chorrillos Things to Do

    A face-lift has been done on the entry to Chorrillos from Barranco, showing water fountains and sculptures well illuminated at night.(Unfortunately I had not the opportunity to look closer at this by day time.)

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  • Reforming Av. Huaylas

    Chorrillos Things to Do

    Avenida Huaylas is the main street that goes through Chorrillos. At my last short visit in July 2004 there were great public works going on. The Huaylas was being repaved, new fences were set up.Note also the time typic street light, that gives an image of a time in the beginning of the 20th century. The neighbor district of Barranco is famous for...

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  • The great hero Jose Olaya was borne...

    Chorrillos Favorites

    In the struggle for independencia contra the Spanish Crown the fisherman from Chorrillos, Jose Silverio Olaya Balandra, gave his life.The city of Lima was occupied by the Spaniards and the new peruvian government, the parlament and the tribunes had temporarly been transfered to Callao. Olaya served as the secret link between Callao and the patriot...

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Cieneguilla

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    Horsback riding

    by Prinsalsita Written Dec 2, 2006

    Horseback riding is excellent anytime of the year.

    Near the bridge several horse owners stood up offering horses for rent.

    caballo de Paso en cieneguilla
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Huacho

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  • Bandurria

    Huacho Things to Do

    Bandurria (Theristicus melanopis) is a bird, which before was living crowded on this area. But nowaday they have moved to Chile.But Bandurria is a newly found archeological site close to Huacho.

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  • Zoo in Restaurant

    Huacho Restaurants

    This is not only a restaurant, there is a zoo, conference place and apartementos. In the zoo there are penquins, peacocks, monkeys, etc. The pisco sour is good, beer costs 5 soles, tamales 4 soles. The whole menu you may have at 15 soles.

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  • Cakes, Sausages and Patee

    Huacho Shopping

    This is a bakery, but not only that. They make also different kind of patees and sausages, specially the famous sausage of Huacho. Cakes, sausages and patees.

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Chancay

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  • Old Ceramics

    Chancay Favorites

    Here you can find everywhere old ceramic things, dishes, cups, bottles, music instruments and small statues, real or fake. Indeed, it does not matter so much when buying those things, are they real or not, because the price is only some soles.

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  • On the Pan-American Highway

    Chancay Restaurants

    Restaurant Maria is situated on the Pan-American Highway, first ones when travelling from Lima to the North. Because just on the seaside, the common food here is from sea: ceviche and mariscos. Ceviche and mariscos.

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  • a quite big goldfish

    Chancay Favorites

    in the fountain of Chancay castle we found this "little" goldfish...already as big as "koi" fishes.Maybe it is....I don´t know much about these fishes, it neither has been explained there, but for goldfishes they have been really big!!

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Ruinas de Pachacamac

  • Pachacamac

    Ruinas de Pachacamac Things to Do

    The Museum of the Sitio is situated on the KM.31from the old Route Panamericana South, on the right of the river Lurín and about 2 Km. from the river mouth. District of Lurín, province and department of Lima.

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  • Visit Mamacona - in the Pachacamac site

    Ruinas de Pachacamac Favorites

    The House of the Mamacona (Sun Virgins) is a bit apart from the main group of temples, near the entrance.In the middle of the 20th century it (unfortunately) was reconstructed.If the idéa of how the house was built is correct, it has been an impressing building and also living place for hundreds of the woman chosen for the Inca and the nobles.Due...

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  • The Sacred symbol at Pachacamac

    Ruinas de Pachacamac Things to Do

    This is a picture of the wooden idol that the Spaniards took out and destroyed (well, not exactly that one, but a similar one that was found on the premises).You can see the idol in the museum at the entry of Pachacamac. It is one of the most important findings at the site.

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Pachacamac

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  • TEMPLO CON RAMPA

    Pachacamac Things to Do

    El complejo arqueológico cuenta con un pequeño museo de sitio, cafetería y tienda de artesanía, postales y libros relacionados. Se pueden realizar recorridos a pie o en automóvil. También se puede contratar un guía.

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  • ACLLAHUASI

    Pachacamac Things to Do

    Referencias de las riquezas que guardaban sus templos llegaron a oídos de Hernando Pizarro, quien en 1533 enrumbó hacia Pachacamac desde cajamarca con el objetivo de saquearlo. Se dice que con su espada partió y arrojó fuera del templo el ídolo para demostrar así la supremacía de la nueva religión.

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  • ACLLAHUASI DE LAS MAMACUNAS

    Pachacamac Things to Do

    Las primeras construcciones datan de principios de la era cristiana (siglo I D.C.) y las últimas, del siglo XV D.C. Entre ellas destacan el Templo del Sol y el Acllahuasi, ambas levantadas durante la dominación inca. El principal material utilizado en las edificaciones fue el barro, al igual que en toda la costa peruana.

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Punta Negra

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    Punta Rocas

    by ITjetsetter Written May 1, 2008

    Punta Rocas - 46 km south of Lima :
    Never seen a place with so many waves, it is said there are 360 days waves per year. Really amazing.

    Equipment: Depends of the season you might need a winter suit, boards from 6'0" to 7'4" the biggest days.

    me - in Punta Rocas - April 2008 me - in Punta Rocas - April 2008 me - in Punta Rocas - April 2008 me - in Punta Rocas - April 2008
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Pueblo Libre

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  • Restaurant in Museo

    Pueblo Libre Restaurants

    Peaceful garden, like an oasis in the middle of Pueblo Libre. You just enter from the street to the restaurant, have a lunch or just a pint of beer in a special enviroment. Repaired old hasienda offers an atmosphere where you could feel former lord of the manor whippering his servants in the garden. Besides, you may visit the museo which has a...

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  • Casa de la Mujer Artesana

    Pueblo Libre Shopping

    Movimento Manuela Ramos has been established for helping women suffering from all kind of violence. Things made by women are sold for getting money for its work. But in spite of that the prices are quite low - not so low as you get those things going yourself to countryside. Things are mainly small kitchie for presents and souveniers. In season...

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  • Gran Parillada

    Pueblo Libre Restaurants

    Good steak restaurant where the meat is grilled so that clents can see the grill-room. Baby beef 350 gr. It is served to the table on a little grill, so it will be warm long time.

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Mala

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    Santa Cruz de Flores

    by hartti Written Jan 21, 2013

    Favorite thing: A view from Santa Cruz de Flores to Mala river. Sorry, I could not locate the place (Santa Cruz de Flores) in VT, but this is ok, too!

    Santa Cruz de Flores
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