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Food in Lima

La Sanahoria

Natural-foods market La Sanahoria has grown to have three locations around Lima, making it that much easier to get your fix of national maca, bitter chocolate, healthy grains, and organic veggies. Fresh extracts and…
Vintage in Lima

Cuatro en un Baúl

With furniture and framed artworks inspired by decades past, as well as small keepsakes such as children’s books from national authors and playful figurines, this unique store is perfect for those who like to decora…
Fashion in Lima

Morphology

A complete experience for the senses, this towering shop boasts four floors to explore, each providing something different. Designer pieces and jewelry from national and international fashion names, as well as home …
Food & Drinks in Lima

Flora & Fauna

Whole Foods, meet your Peruvian cousin. A friendly, bright space complete with an outdoor eating area welcomes you in to peruse shelf after shelf of organic, all-natural products. All your favorite Peruvian superfoo…
Market in Huancayo

Mercado Mayorista

The colorful produce market spills out from the covered Mercado Mayorista, east along the railway tracks. In the meat section you can buy Andean delicacies such as frogs, guinea pigs and chickens, while an incredibl…
Arts & Crafts in Huancayo

Feria Dominical

This craft market occupies numerous blocks along Huancavelica to the northwest of Piura, offering weavings, textiles, embroidered items, ceramics and wood carvings. Mates burilados (carved gourds) and many other ite…
Arts & Crafts in Leimebamba

AMAL

Located on the plaza, AMAL is a women’s artisan cooperative selling top-grade handicrafts and local weavings. Better than the shop, however, is heading up to their small workshop about a five-minute walk along the r…
Arts & Crafts in Cuzco

Center for Traditional Textiles of Cuzco

This nonprofit organization, founded in 1996, promotes the survival of traditional weaving. You may be able to catch a shop-floor demonstration illustrating different weaving techniques in all their finger-twisting …
in Peru

Servicio Aerofotográfico Nacional

The Servicio Aerofotográfico Nacional, at Las Palmeras Air Force base in Surco, sells aerial photographs. Don’t wear shorts when you go there, take a passport and expect a two-week waiting period for prints. Some ae…
Market in Catacaos

Arts Market

Catacaos' arts market is the best in northern Peru. Sprawling for several blocks near the Plaza de Armas, here you will find excellent weavings, gold and silver filigree jewelry, wood carvings, ceramics (including l…