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Charms of Kennedy Park, Lima

Our hotel, Hotel Mariel (was three stars, and okay), was well located and a 5 minute walk to Kennedy Park in Miraflores. …

Central Restaurante, Lima

We were fiscally irresponsible and went to another fancy lunch before we left Lima. It was no. 50 on the World’s 50 …

Walking Tour in Lima

We wanted to appreciate Lima more, so Fernando found on Trip Advisor a private walking tour called Peruvian Local Friend. It is a …

The White Skies of Lima

We read in Lonely Planet that during the fall/winter months, the skies over Lima are white. They are right! It seems like …

Suzando’s Travel Tips, vol. 2

Another installment of Suzando's Travel Tips! In this issue: ATMs for local currency, Credit Cards – Visa is the winner, and Vigilance!

Barrio Chino, Lima

I have a goal of visiting as many Chinatowns as I can in the world. I’ve been excited to visit Lima’s, as …

Arrival in Lima

Hello, we are in Lima! We took a 1 hour flight from Cusco to Lima via Taca Airlines. We arranged for our …

Suzando’s Travel Tips, vol. 1

Some of our travel tips…since we're currently traveling – they are fresh! Tips in this installment: Breakfast Included, Backpacks & Airport Transfers

Machu Picchu

What we did: LAX > Lima Airport directly to Cusco > 1 night in Cusco > Bus to Ollantaytambo to stay for …