Plaza de Acho
Plaza de Acho, Lima’s bullring, was built on this site north of the Río Rímac in 1766. Some of the world’s most famous toreadors passed...
Parque de la Muralla
During the 17th century, the heart of Lima was ringed by a muralla (city wall), much of which was torn down in the 1870s as the city...
Monasterio de San Francisco
This bright-yellow Franciscan monastery and church is most famous for its bone-lined catacombs (containing an estimated 70,000 remains)...
A Lima institution since 1905, this old-world dining hall has served practically every Peruvian president for the last 100 years (the...
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Plaza de Acho information
Bullfighting remains popular in Lima, though it's controversial in some circles. The height of the season is in October, during the religious feast of El Señor de los Milagros, when Peru’s best toreadors compete. Teleticket has listings.