Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Lima. WTR's Lima map shows you the location of the Museo de la Nacion and The Museo de Arte Contemporáneo.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Astrid y Gaston and what to order at Amaz.
Welge Travel Report Notables for Lima
Getting around in Lima
Public Transportation in Lima
WTR's Tony Transit says for the best way to get around Lima check out this site: (www.limaeasy.com/getting-around-lima/public-transport-in-lima)
People Watching in Lima
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" is Larco Mar in the Miraflores District.
Beverages in Lima
Peru's beverage of choice is pisco, a brandy made from grapes. WTR's Larry Lager's favorite cocktail is the pisco sour, consisting of lime juice, simple syrup, egg white, ice and Angostura bitters.
Dining in Lima
WTR's Carlota Cuisine says don't miss Antigua Taberna Queirolo - B,L & D: Daily, Av San Martin 1090. Pueblo Libre, 51 1 460 0441
Traditional Peruvian cuisine featuring fish, chorizo, hams, cheese and their own wines.
Food terminology: Tiradito is a Peruvian dish of raw fish in a spicy sauce.
Our Shauna Showtime says the best nightlife is in Miraflores and Barranco.
Shopping in Lima
WTR's Shari Shopper thinks the best shopping is in the bodegas (small stores) and the museum shops. Shari says the best mall is the Jockey Plaza.
Business Information for Lima
Here is help in regard to your business in Lima: (http://www.expatperu.com/doing-business-in-lima.php)
U.S. Embassy: (http://lima.usembassy.gov)
Exchange Rates (http://www.x-rates.com/)
Recognition for Lima
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Lima
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as The Museo Nacional de Arqueología Antropología e Historia del Perú
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