Saturday, December 19, 2009

The City of Lima, a Box Filled with Surprises

Living in Peru
14 December, 2009

Photos and Essay by Armando Alcázar

The city of Lima was founded by the Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro in the year 1535.
From that point on, things have changed a lot, and at my 50 years of age, I have been able to see a lot of those changes. The city, due to the pass of time, is a more modern place, but plenty of its impressive colonial architecture still graces the landscape.




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