Inca Civilization

The Inca civilization was the largest Pre-Columbian civilization in the Americas and Cusco was its capital. The best kept example of its architecture is Machu Picchu.

Machu Picchu

The Sacred City is one of the most significant archeological sites left by the Incas


Fascinating culture and Inca heritage of this beautiful country

Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca is the highest navigable lake in the world. It occupies an important place in Inca mythology.

Animals of Peru

Animals in Peru have specialized and adapted to the conditions of its geography. At higher altitude levels, few animals and plants can survive because of the lack of oxygen.

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San Isidro

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San Isidro is a glamorous district that stands out for its green zones and manicured lawns. The most representative and most beautiful park is El Olivar, with 450 year old olive trees that date from the colonial times. It was declared a National Monument in 1959.


El Olivar Park


Magic Olive tree


450 year old olive trees


San Isidro is one of the upscale districts of Lima with exclusive residential areas featuring some older mansions belonging to old aristocratic families.

Mansion in San Isidro


Casa Hacienda Las Condes


San Isidro is the financial center of the country; most local and international banks operating in the Peru have their headquarters in this district. It is also a multiethnic and multicultural place as many churches, synagogues and temples of other religions have set base in San Isidro as well as many embassies and consulates.

San Isidro, the Business district


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Historic Lima

Historic Lima is the most visited tourist destination, the Center of Lima or Centro de Lima, as locals call it, used to be the entire city with the Plaza the Armas as its heart.


Miraflores is the higher end side of the city and offers some of the most luxurious accommodations in Lima.


At night Barranco becomes the Lima that never sleeps, there is a large concentration of bars, live music nightclubs and peñas.

Lima, big city concerns

Like any megalopolis Lima suffers from pollution, traffic and poverty. Water supply is a big issue in a city located in the desert.

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