Monthly Archives: May 2017

Iglesia de Santo Domingo, Lima

The sanctuary is most renowned as the final resting place housing the tombs for Peruvian saints: Santa Rosa de Lima (the first saint of the Americas c1671) and San Martín de Porres (the continent’s first black saint c1962). Advertisements

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Mercado’s Artesanales

The indigenous people of the Andes and Peru have a long history of weaving and creating magnificent textiles dating back to 1500 BC. Today you can find exquisite examples of their work at the Mercado’s Artesanales in the Miraflores District … Continue reading

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Museo Arqueológico Larco

The Museo Arqueológico Larco in Lima is pretty incredible,. With pieces dating back to 1205 BC it provides an excellent opportunity to learn and visually experience the glory of the indigenous people who inhabited the area. With 45,000 cataloged items … Continue reading

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Churros Plus

My new & favorit’ist churro of choice filled with caramel. I had not had this type before and they are best if administered with a cafe con leche.

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Lima’s old Central Post and Telegraph Offices

These colorful arcade shops are housed in the space behind Lima’s old Central Post and Telegraph Offices which opened in 1896. Today the telegraph office is gone and the post office occupies but a small portion of the original building. … Continue reading

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Church & Convent of Saint Peter in Lima

The Church & Convent of Saint Peter in Lima, constructed in 1638, is a MUST see. Its façade is an outstanding example of colonial-era neoclassical architecture and its interior is one of the finest examples of baroque Arte-Sacro in Lima. … Continue reading

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Plaza Mayor, Lima

Palacio del Arzobispo, Plaza Mayor Lima. I was able to track down a lead at Institución PROLIMA de la Municipildad de Lima and interview not 1 but 2 researchers and obtain really good information and insight into how they fund, … Continue reading

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Street Vendors

Indigenous street vendors, Calle de Pesqaderia,Centro Historico, Lima Peru.

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Wheels-Up to Lima

Wheels-up in a few minutes en route back to Lima Peru. I am completing research for an upcoming article for a So Arizona magazine and I am also doing some advance work & scouting for a possible educational tour in … Continue reading

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Wheaton-Sims Encore

I am wrapping the post processing on the Mims-Wheaton wedding photo shoot and just had to share this one-what a fun event!

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