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Kennedy Park, in the heart of Miraflores' commercial (Credit: AP)

Kennedy Park, in the heart of Miraflores' commercial district, is one of Lima's best people-watching spots.

Lima, Peru: 5 free things to do

There are plenty of things to do and see around Lima for free, from parks to plazas, starting with the Pacific Ocean.

Beachgoers enjoy the warm weather on the Pacific
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Beachgoers enjoy the warm weather on the Pacific Ocean coast in Lima, Peru. (Feb. 25, 2001)

Participants playing their cajons, a box-shaped percussion instrument
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Participants playing their cajons, a box-shaped percussion instrument of Afro-Peruvian origin, during the Fifth International Festival of the Peruvian Cajon at the Plaza de Armas in Lima, Peru. (April 14, 2012)

An exhibit depicting torture from the Spanish Inquisition
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An exhibit depicting torture from the Spanish Inquisition era, at the Inquisition Museum in downtown Lima, Peru. (April 14, 1997)

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A child investigates the Spanish Inquisition museum in
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A child investigates the Spanish Inquisition museum in Lima, Peru. (May 18, 2010)

Kennedy Park, in the heart of Miraflores' commercial
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Kennedy Park, in the heart of Miraflores' commercial district, is one of Lima's best people-watching spots.

Agua Dulce beach in Lima, Peru. (March 11,
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Agua Dulce beach in Lima, Peru. (March 11, 2011)

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