INSIDELIMA TALK AT SOUTH AMERICAN EXPLORERS: RIMAC DISTRICT

Inside Lima – El Rimac
Carlos Morelli from InsideLima will talk about “El Rimac”, one of the oldest districts of Lima. Also known as “Abajo el Puente” (Under the Bridge), this traditional quarter reunites many places of interest, like the “Acho” Bullfight Ring the San Cristobal hill – a geographical symbol of the district. The Rimac also hosts one of the first shanty towns, Leticia, which emerged in 1933. We will also talk about Cantagallo, a recent shanty town located in the middle of the Rimac River and occupied by a group of Shipibo people from the Amazon Forest.

+ Date: September 1st at 6pm
+ Location: Lima Clubhouse, Calle Piura 135, Miraflores
+ Cost: $1 for Member, $2 for Non-member

Cliff, a freelance journalist staying at SAE wrote this interesting article about ‘Mirador de Ingunza’, a beautifull Rimac corner:

http://www.rollbamaroll.com/2010/8/4/1605824/profiles-in-sports-fandom

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