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Mistura 2016: Lima food festival to feature other countries’ cuisines
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Aug 31, 2016 Leave a comment

Mistura 2016: Lima food festival to feature other countries’ cuisines

Mistura, Lima’s annual food festival and Latin America’s largest, will feature chefs and cuisines from Mexico, India and other countries in 2016. The ninth edition of the annual food festival featuring  Full Article »

Peru: tens of thousands march against abortion in Lima
Posted by Colin Post on Mar 17, 2016 Leave a comment

Peru: tens of thousands march against abortion in Lima

Lima closed two of its main avenues to accommodate tens of thousands of demonstrators in the annual March for Life protest on Saturday. The pro-life march started at the intersection  Full Article »

Lima mayor criticized for design of coastal boardwalk
Posted by Colin Post on Dec 29, 2015 3 comments

Lima mayor criticized for design of coastal boardwalk

Lima mayor Luis Castañeda came under widespread criticism for several characteristics of the new boardwalk along the Costa Verde. While the project initially enjoyed support after being announced in October,  Full Article »

Lima to build boardwalk to facilitate access to popular beach
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 13, 2015 Leave a comment

Lima to build boardwalk to facilitate access to popular beach

The city of Lima will build an elevated sidewalk and bicycle path to facilitate access to the city’s most popular beaches along the Costa Verde coastline. Construction of the project  Full Article »

Construction begins on 18-story hotel in Lima seaside cliff
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 12, 2015 Leave a comment

Construction begins on 18-story hotel in Lima seaside cliff

The Graña y Montero firm has begun construction of a five-star, 18-story hotel in the seaside cliff of Lima’s Costa Verde underneath the Larcomar shopping mall. The $90 million hotel  Full Article »

Lima would suffer mass casualties in earthquake: experts
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 18, 2015 Leave a comment

Lima would suffer mass casualties in earthquake: experts

Lima officials and seismology experts warned that over 30,000 people would die if a large earthquake strikes the capital of Peru. The 8.3-magnitude earthquake which rocked the central coast of  Full Article »

400,000 visitors attended Mistura
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 15, 2015 Leave a comment

400,000 visitors attended Mistura

The eighth edition of Mistura, Lima’s 10-day food festival, received almost 400,000 visitors in 2015. Peru’s gastronomy society Apega sold 385,000 tickets which, in addition to the inauguration ceremony, amounted  Full Article »

Mistura: Lima food festival opens tomorrow
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 3, 2015 Leave a comment

Mistura: Lima food festival opens tomorrow

The eighth edition of the Mistura food festival opens tomorrow in Lima and will showcase Peruvian cuisine and entertainment for the next 10 days. From Sept. 4 through Sept. 13,  Full Article »

Two cyclists’ deaths highlight bicycle safety in Lima
Posted by Colin Post on Aug 24, 2015 1 comment

Two cyclists’ deaths highlight bicycle safety in Lima

Two fatal accidents involving bicycle riders in Lima sparked protests and a regional discussion about urban planning and transit. Gustavo Lopez was killed last Saturday, Aug. 15 on the Costa  Full Article »