Entries tagged with ‘race’

Pictures of a Minority of Lima

Welcome to a minority of Lima. All these pictures are from la Costa Verde in Miraflores. The tourist track will lead you here, and most CIEE Lima host family placements aren’t far away either. For this post I draw largely on our Peruvian Social Reality class with Juan Carlos Callirgos, an Anthropology prof at la […]

Mistura

“Lima: Gastronomic Capital of the World,” say the posters in town. Its a brag, of course, but it’s not without substance. The restaurant scene in Lima is kicking, full of cebicher√≠as, chifas (chinese-peruvian fusion), parrilleras (grills), anticucher√≠as (grills specialized in anticuchos. See photo) and I’ve been told it’s the home to a number of world-famous […]