Callao -Peru: Fighter, People who proudly shout  “CHIM PUM CALLAO” !

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Rate our ReviewsCallao -Peru…The Constitutional Province of Callao is the port city located 20 minutes from the center of Lima, on the shores of the Pacific Ocean.  Callao is the main port of Peru and one of the most important in South America since the viceregal period.  Also, it is in Callao where the main airport of the country, “Jorge […]

PERA DEL AMOR PARK, San Isidro, Lima -Peru:  Romance with Ocean View. 

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Rate our ReviewsPERA DEL AMOR PARK, San Isidro, Lima -Peru:…Within the traditions that make the history of Lima, the city, is this beautiful park located on the borders of the Magdalena del Mar and San Isidro districts, at the end of the once beautiful Salaverry Avenue.  In its   history it showed beautiful mansions of exquisite architecture, symbol of the opulence […]

TAMALES, HUMITAS AND CHAPANAS, DELICACIES OF PERU 

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Rate our ReviewsTAMALES, HUMITAS AND CHAPANAS….One of my fondest memories of childhood is waking up on Sunday morning at my grandmother’s house. I remember listening to her grinding tender corn in a large wooden “batán” (wooden mortar) almost 1 m long that she placed on her legs,. Her strong hands took the stone and ground the grains and together with ingredients made her delicious green tamales, typical […]

MORRO SOLAR, Chorrillos – Lima:  The vigilant Apu in the sea of Lima 

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Rate our ReviewsMorro Solar is a set of hills located in the district of Chorrillos, in the city of Lima. It has a great historical significance for being the center of the (prehispanic) settlement Ichma of Armatambo, as well as for the battles which occurred on its top and hillsides.  There, remains dating from the year 2500 BC have been found. 

Chorrillos Lima, FISHERMEN (PESCADORES) BEACH AND DOCK

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Rate our ReviewsChorrillos Lima,….The name of this beach is due to the local fishing cove where it is located. The wharf was remodeled a few years ago but still requires other works to make it modern.  On the dock, the artisanal fishermen of the area are responsible for providing local businesses and markets with fresh products from this part of the Peruvian sea.