TouchScreenTravels logo

TouchScreenTravels

Our Touch, your Travels…

This is a preview of the full content of our Peru’s Best app.

Please consider downloading this app to support small independent publishing and because:

  • All content is designed for mobile devices and works best there.
  • Detailed in-app maps will help you find sites using your device’s GPS.
  • The app works offline (one time upgrade required on Android versions).
  • All advertising (only present on Android versions) can be removed.

The app will also allow you to:

  • Add custom locations to the app map (your hotel…).
  • Create your own list of favourites as you browse.
  • Search the entire contents using a fast and simple text-search tool.
  • Make one-click phone calls (on phones).
iOS App Store Google Play

Lima Accommodation

Stick to the coast

Lima

Despite its massive size, there are only three neighborhoods in Lima that have decent lodging options. Lima is a giant, sprawling city and taxis are relatively expensive, so stick to the areas around Miraflores, San Isidro and Barranco for nice places. The center of Lima does have some good options, but it’s just nicer the closer you get to the coastline.

There are options for all budgets and small hostels and boutique places are increasingly easier to find as more and more sign up for online search engines like Booking.com and AirBnb.

Look for lodging in the areas where you plan to spend most of your time. If you’re a foodie, look for a place to stay near where you plan to have dinner, so you’re not traveling far at night.

Accommodation

Text © Heather Jasper

Image by Christian Córdova