Lima, Day 3: The Historic Downtown

The Historic Downtown of Lima would transport us back into another time. This is where colonial Spain left its lasting footprint, where the disembodied head of the Spanish Conquistador, Pizarro, rested in the crypt of a Cathedral and where the Liberator of Peru, Simon Bolivar, sick and discouraged resting in the coastal Peruvian town of …

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Restaurants showcasing Peru’s unique Foods

Waiting for us in Peru was not only exceptional sights to see but also culinary wonders that had our small group passing plates around to share in these new discoveries.  I was a long way from home where meat and potatoes were the norms. Growing up, I ate typical American dishes found in the Midwest. …

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