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Lima is the capital of Peru and its largest city. Founded in 1535 by the Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro, the modern city is a curious mix of the modern mega city with some 'islands of modernity', large but orderly slum areas and colonial architecture in the city center.
Lima later became the capital of the Viceroyalty of Peru. The city was destroyed by an earthquake in 1746 but was rebuilt. It grew rapidly during the 20th century and now accounts for nearly one-third of Peru's total population. It is the country's economic and cultural centre.
Lima (pronounced /ˈlaɪmə/) is a city in and the county seat of Allen County, Ohio, United States. The municipality is located in northwestern Ohio along Interstate 75 approximately 72 miles (116 km) north of Dayton and 78 miles (125 km) south-southwest of Toledo.
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The Crowne Plaza Hotel Lima (Peru) enjoys a location that is proximate to numerous commercial diversions such as restaurants and bars and close to historic monuments and museums.
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* Region: Lima Region * Mayor: Luis Castaneda LossioBook Rags: Luis Castaneda Lossio * Founded: 1535 * Language spoken: Spanish * Population: 7,819,436 (2005)City
Lima was founded on January 18, 1535, by the Spanish Conqueror Francisco Pizarro. Dubbed the "City of Kings", Lima is today a vast metropolis which blends the splendour of its colonial past with the modern era.
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options for Lima hotels, covering all sorts of budgets. Backpackers will appreciate the city’s hostels, while the more discerning traveler will likely opt for the more luxurious accommodations. If you plan on spending more than a day or so in Lima, then deciding when to go will help you better enjoy your time here.
Americas, Lima, Peru, fell into major decline and has struggled to make a comeback. In recent years, the situation has improved, and visitors flock to the capital of Peru for its colonial architecture, museums, restaurants and nightlife.
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("conquistador") Francisco Pizarro named Lima the City of the Kings ("Ciudad de los Reyes").
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