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vegetarian-restaurants-lima

You have to enjoy these 5 sensational vegetarian restaurants while staying in Lima, Peru. Peru is not simply an architectural and vacation destination but also a culinary epicenter in Latin America. When visiting Lima, there are a plethora of restaurant options with bold and bright Peruvian flavors and other spots that showcase a fusion of …

food-tours-lima-peru

Visiting Peru and missing on their wonderful variety of cuisines will be a huge miss. The problem, is that many times, Lima is just a breather while on our way to Machu Picchu. But is in Lima, with their sizeable Andean population (not to mention Amazonian, Northern and Southern immigrants) is your best chance to …

supermarkets-buy-groceries-lima-peru

5 great supermarkets you can buy your groceries while in Lima, Peru with their locations ,delivery information, and links to their websites.

peruvian sacha inchi seeds

Sacha Inchi seeds, that have a history dating back to 3000 years ago in Peru are a new addition to the super food world. The Incas in the Peruvian forests grew Sacha Inchi many centuries before. That is the reason it is also called Inca peanuts. The representation in the ceramics and tombs of the …

peruvian-quinoa

Quinoa, a grain native to South America, has gained considerable popularity in recent years. It has earned a reputation as being a versatile food and for packing an incredible nutritional punch.  There are many different varieties of quinoa. These differ greatly based on the location where they are grown. This difference in climate and geography …

Finally the organizers of the gastronomic festival, Mistura 2012 inLima,Peru had announced the dates for this year’s event. Mistura 2012 will take place from September 7th to September 16th. Mark your calendars and to our lucky tourists make sure you arrive inLimato celebrate this gastronomic event, you will not be disappointed. Peru is not just …

If you read my last article on Mistura 2011 you will know that this year the Gastronomic Event of the Year will be open for a total of 10 days, from September 9th to September 18th in Lima, Peru. The news today is that we finally have Mistura 2011 ticket prices available and where you …

Today, Peruvian food lovers from around the world were giving some good news. The 4th edition of the International Gastronomic Fair in Lima, Peru, also known with the more popular name of Mistura 2011, will be extended in this 2011 edition to a total of 11 days. The gastronomic fair will take place in the …

Finally, Mistura 2010, the Gastronomic Festival in Lima, Peru is almost here. A year after Mistura 2009 was a complete success; the organizers are back with a bigger, longer, and cheaper edition of this popular gastronomic festival now complete with cuisine conferences, round tables, music and art and thousands of Peruvian dishes representing the different …

I decided to follow up the post “8 vegetarian restaurants in Lima, Peru” with a list of vegetarian restaurants in Cuzco. The city of Cuzco, the Capital of the Inca Empire and Machu Picchu are two of the most visited attractions in Peru, so it is not a surprise that restaurants specialized in vegetarian food …

The vegetarian wave is strong and growing every day in Lima, Peru. Here is my personal list of 6 vegetarian restaurants that for sure will calm your hunger for veggies while traveling in Lima, Peru.

How much basic grocery products like milk and bread cost in Lima, Peru? Here is 30+ grocery items’ prices from January 2010

Mistura 2010, the International Gastronomic Fair in Lima, Peru, will be taking place from September 7th to 12th.

The Second International Gastronomic Fair of Lima, Mistura 2009, will take place this Thursday September 24th, 25th, 26th and 27th (2009) in “Parque de la Exposicion”. For the lucky tourists visiting Lima, Peru during those days it will be a great opportunity to learn ,enjoy and taste the exquisite and diverse Peruvian food in one …