A short stop at the monument on the way to Paracas. It is a good location to view this nice statue as well as a clear view of Lima. Enjoyed the view and learned something about the war between Peru and Chile.
This is definitely worth grabbing a reputable taxi and paying the 30 soles (roundtrip from Lima) for. This statue is stunning and the placement on top of the Chorillo village makes it perfect for photos of the city and coastline. One of my favorite things to see in Lima
We were wandering the streets on foot and stumbled upon this gem. Looks out of place and not huge but really quite excellent to be placed in the neighborhood it is looking out over the city towards the water, totally worth an expedition.
There have been several negative reviews of this and I don't know why.
They say Imitation is the sincerest form of Flattery' and I agree.
This statue is one of the first landmarks I saw when I landed in Peru and Christ the Redeemer is planned to be one of the last things I see when I depart at the...