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“Bohemian”
Review of Barranco

Barranco
Ranked #18 of 310 things to do in Lima
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Lovely area to walk around. Plenty to do and see. Lots of restaurants, coffee shops and bars. The area has a lovely vibe to it.

Thank Rory T
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

When visiting Lima, I stayed in Miraflores and walked to Barranco by the coastline. (Walk it if you have the the time as the view & smell of the ocean is beautiful.)
You pass the wooden bridge & entre into Barranco.

Stroll the streets, see the Artisan offers presented to you & see the colorful houses. Various street art work is covering old houses & walls.

From my perspective this is the best district in Lima.

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

LOVED this neighborhood! Take the free walking tour. Barranco is full of fascinating murals, artists, free-spirited people, and wonderful restaurants. Simply beautiful. Safe, walkable area of Lima.

Thank Karen O
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

I have lived in Lima for a few months now and I have to say that this is my favorite neighborhood. It is very artsy and there are lots of great places to explore usually at a fraction of the cost of Miraflores where most of the foreigners live (including myself).

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

While visiting Lima, stay in either Miraflores or Barranco. Miraflores has the gorgeous shoreline and upscale restaurants. Barranco has the amazing cafe society nightlife, ice cream parlours, outdoor gardens, and vivacity.

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