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Lima, The City of Kings

Jul 9th, 2010 // Destination: Lima
Lima, City of Kings The city of Lima, founded by Francisco Pizarro on January 18, 1535, was considered the vice-royal capital of South America for three centuries. After Pizarro’s decision to make Lima the capital of his government, different Hispanic authorities established their residence in the city. Its official name was Ciudad de los Reyes (City of Kings), although after a while, people preferred...