48 hours in... Lima

WHERE TO STAY
Boutique hotels are relatively new to Lima, but Hotel B is leading the way, with its opulent rooms and risque art. Log on to hotelb.pe; + 51 1 206-0800

WHERE TO EAT
Astrid & Gastón in the Miraflores district is one of Lima’s most famous restaurants, serving the best ceviche with a haute cuisine flourish. Avenida Paz Soldan 290, +511 442-2775

WHERE TO BUY A SOUVENIR
Forget the touristy tat – if you want some real folk crafts, head to Artesanias Las Pallas, a gallery-come-store owned by Welsh-born Mari Solari. Find it at Jr Cajamarca 212, +511 1477-4629

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