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The municipality of San Isidro, Lima started to tow wrong or illegal parked vehicles; photo: Municipality of San Isidro
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 1235   0   1   0   0  
Finding a parking space in a huge city like Lima is a challenge. And, as enforcing traffic and parking regulations isn’t exactly a strong point in the Peruvian capital and fees at parking facilities are high, motorists park their cars wherever possible and free of charge: on the sidewalk, on grass verges and in green areas, in disabled parking...
The Peruvian capital Lima made it on the “QS Best Student Cities Index” 2017 for the first time
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 2560   0   1   0   0  
For years there is not much positive to say about the Peruvian education system: schools in desolate condition that miss even the basic infrastructure and proper equipment with student performing extremely poor in studies such as PISA. But now there is at least a glimmer of hope.
Bath & Body Works opened its first store in Peru at the Jockey Plaza Shopping Mall in Surco, Lima.
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 2578   0   1   0   0  
The popular US American personal care brand Bath & Body Works is finally available in Peru. Represented in Peru by the Panamanian company Grupo David, the US American retailer known for its wide range of bath and beauty products, opened its first store in Lima.
The chart shows some of Lima's districts, their revenue from municpal fees and property taxes in million Soles and the percentage of citizens not paying their municipal obligations; photo: El Comercio
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 1757   0   1   0   0  
Municipalities around the globe have to subsist on something to do their job. So most of them levy some sort of municipal fees and property taxes. In Lima with its 43 districts it’s no different.
Victroia's Secret finally opened its first shop in Peru at the Jockey Plaza Shopping Mall in Lima
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 3501   0   1   0   0  
After many promises and as much delays the largest American retailer of women's lingerie and one of the most sought after designers and manufacturers of womenswear and beauty products finally arrived in Peru.
The housing deficit in Metropolitan Lima rises to over 600,000 units
Living & Lifestyle News TinTinTinTin Updated May 01, 2017 1399   0   1   0   0  
Lima has right now an estimated population of over 9 million inhabitants and not all have adequate housing. The clear difference between the available housing and the market demand shows an impressive housing deficit in the capital.
Districts in Lima and Callao without water; photo: El Comercio
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 1188   0   1   0   0  
Over the past days, the greater area of Lima was heavily affected by continuous rains which caused once again land and mud slides as well as flash floods. Now Sedapal, the Peruvian water company, informed citizens of the Peruvian capital that they suspended the water supply in 26 districts in Lima and Callao.
While regularly newly renovated and best equipped public schools make the news, still about 70% in Peru are in desolate condition
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 05, 2018 2227   0   1   0   0  
While at the moment school children in Peru enjoy their summer holidays, the latest official survey in the area of education in Peru should make authorities and parents sit up and take notice. It confirms once more the bad reputation of Peru’s public education sector.
From December 29th 2016 the Metropolitano bus runs again for the summer months from Chorrillos down to the Costa Verde to the beaches of Barranco and Chorrillos
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 1235   0   1   0   0  
It’s finally summer in Lima and Limeños head to the beaches of Callao, San Miguel, Magdalena del Mar, Miraflores, Barranco and Chorrillos. All those that don’t have a car or want to avoid traffic jams and packed parking lots can once again use the special summer bus service of the Metropolitano bus to get to the beaches of Barranco...
The famous shopping mall Larcomar in Miraflores, Lima reopens after a devastating fire
Living & Lifestyle News SunflowerSunflower Updated May 01, 2017 2120   0   1   0   0  
The with tourists, high-end customers and locals popular multilevel shopping, entertainment and food megacomplex Larcomar in Miraflores reopens after a devastating fire on November 16th ceased operation completely.
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