One of the biggest surprises for me in Lima is the focus on food here. They take their food very seriously. Normally, the trashier the food, the better–in my opinion at least. But in Lima, there’s so much different food and fine dining available, I feel the duty to indulge…if only to know the real […]
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Estoy Aguja. Paying less for taxis in Lima Peru.
By Jordan on May 4, 2010 in Latin America, Peru
Dealing with taxi drivers in Lima is interesting. There are no meters here. So, every time you want to take a taxi, you have to negotiate the price…unless you just want to get ripped off every time. So the first time I was going to take a taxi, I had a chat with Alvaro, a […]
Anticuchos & Intestines in Lima. Good or Gross?
By Jordan on May 4, 2010 in Food, Latin America, Peru
Had an interesting evening last night. Nothing too crazy. One of the most the most popular foods here in Lima is a dish called Anticuchos. Basically it’s chunks of heart meat from a cow on a skewer and grilled. Cow heart meat kebabs (kebabs are meat chunks on skewers in the States, I understand that […]