TripAdvisor, one of the most influential and popular travel, chose the city of Lima as one of the 10 emerging destinations in the world. Known as the “City of Kings”, the capital of Peru ranked ninth worldwide, while at the level of South America it ranked in second place.
Lima is described by TripAdvisor as “a fascinating city and a treasure trove of history”, highlighting its churches, colonial buildings and archaeological sites, as well as neighborhoods like Miraflores and Barranco, with their sea views and large shops, hotels and restaurants.
The Minister of foreign trade and tourism of Peru, Magali Silva indicated that the choice of Lima among the top 10 emerging destinations in the world “reveals that we are increasingly among travelers as a destination for specific activities, whether cultural, the food, or the meetings”.
Inclusion in this prestigious list is good news for tourism in Lima as TripAdvisor now has more than 32 million members, making it one of the world’s largest travel community.