Lima is located in a valley that is created by three rivers and is also near the central coastal area. That is why this place is very much convenient for water transportation and also has much water resource. Lima was established as the capital city during the reign of the Spanish colonialization of this country. It was an important place of government related affairs in that period also. Later, after Peru gained its independence, the importance of this city did not decreased at all and still it has remained the capital city of this South American country.
Lima is a capital city that has a number of tourist destinations and attractions. There is Historical Center of Lima that is regarded by UNESCO as a World Heritage Sight. In this Historical Center a number of historical buildings can be seen that dates back to the colonial era. Moreover, Lima has a number of museums also and they are also popular travel attractions in this capital city. Lima has good transportation facilities also. Lots of cabs are there and private bus services are also available. Moreover, Lima has a very good climate all round the year that is comfortable specially for the travelers here.
Last Updated on : November 22, 2013