Lima, the tourism capital of South America
According to BBC Travel, Lima is one of the capitals with the most number of affordable tourism options in South America.
District of Miraflores – Lima
Although, it is overshadowed by Cusco and Machu Picchu, the capital of Peru will always offer different activities. The BBC highlighted Barranco for its remarkable houses, colonial – style houses, ocean views and large green areas with restaurants and cafes. “It is the favorite place for artists, writers and musicians. It also has beaches for surfing and a yacht club”, says the author.
District of Barranco – Lima
Besides, it also mentions the touristic district of Miraflores, full of malls and unstoppable nightlife; the financial district of San Isidro and the residential area of La Molina. Everything is affordable in a city where the lifestyle is 25 % less expensive than Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires.
Mall Larcomar, Miraflores – Lima