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Barrio Chino, Lima

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Take a tour of Lima's Barrio Chino, a lively Chinatown district in the historic center of the city. Founded by Chinese immigrants in the 19th century, the district experienced a revival in the 1970s when a ban on Chinese immigration was revoked. Stroll by numerous stands, shops, and restaurants that sell authentic Chinese food, purchase souvenirs, or wander the affordable market looking for bargains. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Barrio Chino by using our Lima vacation generator.
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  • visit it and clear reading opinions say that is full of people and in all directions, but that's how "different" that makes it a Chinatown in lima, has a range of Chinese and exposed food so you can see what they will eat, personally I found it cute go since I look not for shopping or meals there but know tour and see more than the ordinary. I recommend it for something more, but eating could not
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  • I visited this great place with my boyfriend and some friends, its a good place to appreciate the chinese culture that arrived to Peru, threre are many restaurants, it said that here are located the b...  more »
  • It is a place located in the center of our Lima where one can taste the best dishes of the Oriental food, also in its surroundings can get much diversity of gifts and Chinese products.
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