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  • Off the beaten path: Visit some pelicans in Lima
    Off the beaten path: Visit some pelicans in Lima
    If you want to really take a drive off the beaten path in Lima visit the fishing village of Pucusan in the Pucuscana district, one of the 43 districts that constitute Lima. It is a great stop to visit any time of year, and has views which overlook...
  • Rafael Piqueras
    A Conversation With Peruvian Chef Rafael Piqueras
    Rafael Piqueras is a talented young Peruvian chef/owner of the popular Maras restaurant in the ritzy Westin Hotel & Convention Center in Lima, who seems to have slipped under the radar internationally. Piqueras is one of the top chefs of Peru...
  • Mitsuharu Tsumuru, Nikkei Chef of Maido, Lima, Peru
    Mitsuharu Tsumuru, Nikkei Chef of Maido, Lima, Peru
    Mitsuharu Tsumura is a very accomplished, innovative Peruvian chef who has undergone a rigorous training in his skills in Japan prior to opening his Nikkei restaurant Maido in his hometown of Lima, Peru. Nikkei cuisine is unique to Peru and is a...
  • Posh Aranwa hotel opens in Peru
    Posh Aranwa hotel opens along Peru’s southern coast
    Peru is fast becoming one of the most popular vacation destinations among jet-setters and the opening of Aranwa Hotels Resorts & Spas Aranwa Paracas couldn’t come at a better time. Designed for discerning travelers, the posh hotel sits...
  • Incas and lucuma in Lima, Peru
    Incas and lucuma in Lima, Peru
    “More dry than the Sahara,” that’s what ourLima Tours’ guide kept repeating as we followed her intrepid lead up the Huaca Pucllana.A pre-Incan pyramid of adobe bricks, Huaca Pucllana is located smack in the middle of...
  • Peruvian pleasures abound  during the holidays at Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel
    Peruvian pleasures abound during the holidays at Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel
    If Peru’s on your travel bucket list, you might want to consider a fall/winter visit when the streets are alive with festivals and activities. On November 1st and 2nd the Dia de Todos los Santos Vivos (day of the living saints) and Day of...
  • Room Report: Costa del Sol Ramada Hotel Lima, Peru Airport
    Room Report: Costa del Sol Ramada Hotel Lima, Peru Airport
    Arrival Experience: This is the only hotel in Lima that takes less than a minute to reach. You simply walk across the airport entrance and into the hotel's inviting lobby. No shuttles to wait for and no traffic to slow you down. Reception was...
  • Peru 2013
    My summer vacation in Peru
    I was fortunate to spend a couple of weeks with some wild and funny people from all over the world, high up in the Andes for a combo spiritual quest/vacation. We were in Cuzco, Peru for the week of Inti Raymi, the ancient Inca capital’s...
  • Enchanting Hilton Lima Miraflores offering gastronomic foodie spectacular
    Enchanting Hilton Lima Miraflores offering gastronomic foodie spectacular
    Attention foodie jet-setters heading to Peru, you may want to put the Hilton Lima Miraflores on your itinerary. The newly-opened hotel is offering gastronomic journey through the country’s rich culinary diversity with the Master Peruvian...
  • Buddy
    Allen County rounds up dogs without licenses (Petition)
    In April, a Lima man was injured by two dogs which were running loose. After discussions on how to handle the increase of dogs running at large, the Allen County Commissioner's office came up with a “plan.” One that has residents...
  • ceviche
    Peru Recognized as World's Leading Culinary Destination
    Think of the world's great food cities and what usually comes to mind? Rome, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo, New York City, San Francisco and Barcelona probably. But Lima, Peru? According to travel agents worldwide, yes. The results of the 19th World...
  • Sid
    Lima man beats dog to death
    Dennis L. Phalen of Lima was arrested and charged with one count of cruelty against a companion animal. During a domestic fight, Phalen allegedly beat his wife’s dog so hard with his fists that the dogs head was crushed in.Phalen’s...
  • Crystal Cruises Add “How To” Classes
    Crystal Cruises Add “How To” Classes
    Crystal Cruises’ World Cruise segments can be a voyage of learning and self-discovery, treating guests to literally hundreds of hours of expert instruction as your ship cruises through the world. For example, the February 2, 24-day world...
  • Pachacamac
    New discovery at Pachacamac in Peru
    While most people immediately think of Machu Picchu when they think of Peru, the country has a wealth of other archaeological sites that visitors should explore. One of the easiest to get to from the country's capital of Lima is Pachacamac,...
  • Lazeza's Staff
    Alkhatib successfully combines healthy, flavorful and creative.
    Is it possible for healthy food and deliciousness to be synonymous? Yes, and Khaled Alkhatib brings the once thought impossible combination together at his family's restaurant in Lima, Ohio.Kk, as he is known, has been running Lazeza...