Lima founded by the conquistador Francisco Pizarro in 1535, is where the Spanish orchestrated their conquest of the Incas. Today, Lima is a bustling, vibrant city, where Peruvian culture and history combine to form a rich tapestry. Many people head directly to Machu Picchu, but Lima deserves recognition, also. The city is now a gastronomic powerhouse, and it’s thriving food scene continues to gain attention globally, with some of the finest restaurants in the world. The historical centre is a UNESCO World Heritage site and houses some of Peru’s best museums and archaeological sites. Visit Lima with Valencia Travel Cusco!