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  • Huaringas

    Drop by the Brujas de Cachiche restaurant's bar for jazz, folk, and traditional dance performances. The cocktail menu, full of fruit-flavored varia... More
  • Iglesia de San Francisco

    A minor basilica and museum, this Lima Baroque church was inaugurated in 1672 and is best known for its large system of catacombs. Uncovered in 194... More
  • La Catedral

    Baroque, solemn, and imposing, a relic of the time when the Spaniards used the might of religious architecture to seduce the natives into becoming ... More
  • La Rosa Náutica

    With a glass of wine in hand, watch the sun drop into the Pacific from one of four windowed rooms in this Victorian-style complex on a pier. Creat... More
  • Las Pallas

    Owner Mari Solari stocks her shop, which doubles as her residence, with handicrafts from around the country. Multicolored candles from Cuzco and ce... More
  • Marisol Mosquera

    Years as agent: 15. Specialties: Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Galápagos. Consultation fee: $250. More
  • Mercado Indio

    Bargain for clay vessels and ponchos at the sprawling daily market. This is the place to find deals on inexpensive souvenirs. Created by the edi... More
  • Museo Enrico Poli

  • Museo Larco

    Located in quiet Pueblo Libre, this museum is known for its unusual collection of erotic pottery, made more than 1,300 years ago. Rounding out the ... More
  • Museo Nacional de Arqueología Antropología e Historia

    Ancient silver vessels and stone idols fill one wing; the other provides a survey of more recent history. The Spanish colonial period is well repre... More
  • Museo Pedro de Osma

    The magnificent recently restored mansion of Don Pedro de Osma y Pardo is yet another place to see a rich variety of art and artifacts. Built aroun... More
  • Palacio de Torre Tagle

    More distinctive than the touristed Plaza Mayor is the Palacio de Torre Tagle, a former marquis' mansion. Completed around 1735, its stone arches a... More
  • Santa Dominico Artesaní_a

    Two courtyards filled with everything from wood beads and strung seed necklaces to gourds carved with scenes of village life. Open every day, it's ... More

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