On Monday I presented to you some images of Plaza Mayor and Plaza San Martin in Lima, Peru. Today we’re going to enjoy a few more images of both plazas as well as another image or two nearby.
Plaza San Martin derives its name from a historical figure we’ve discussed previously from this voyage — Argentine General José de San Martin. San José de San Martin was an instrumental figure in South America’s struggle for independence from Spain. There is even a statue commemorating him at the center of the plaza:
Not all the views are in the plazas of Lima. Keep an eye out along the side streets for views such as this:
Or of Lima’s famous balconies:
Plaza Mayor is a treasure trove of images for the photographer. Below I present today’s photo gallery of images of this one area. Just click on any image below to enlarge and bring up today’s slide show.