Peru

Expat Living
LGBT+ In Lima: A Guide To The City For New Expats

Lima is the capital of Peru, and one of the largest cities in South America. Given its size, it is unsurprising that Lima is home to a lot of LGBT+ life. However, given that it is also a Peruvian city, views towards queer people can be very conservative compared to more libe   more ...

Employment
How To Apply For A Visa De Trabajo In Peru

Applying for a work permit in another country is always a complex process. The first thing to note about Peru is that the nation does not have a work   more ...

Federica, Lima

Who are you?

Hello, I'm Federica, 23 years old. I'm from Rome, Italy.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved to Li   more ...

Employment
A Guide To Finding A Job In Peru

Peru is perhaps best known for the ancient Inca city of Machu Picchu, which is one of the most visited destinations in the world. It is also home to m   more ...

Jacques Kotze-Garcia, Lima

Who are you?

My name is Jacques Kotze-Garcia, I am from South Africa and moved to Peru in early 2016.   more ...

Property
A Guide To Renting Property In Peru

The land of Machu Picchu makes an unusual but undeniably interesting expat destination. Visitors are enthralled by Peru’s scenic beauty and warm peo   more ...


 
  
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Federica, Lima

Who are you?

Hello, I'm Federica, 23 years old. I'm from Rome, Italy.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

I moved to Lima three weeks ago! I moved here because I always wanted to visit Peru.   more ...

Jacques Kotze-Garcia, Lima

Who are you?

My name is Jacques Kotze-Garcia, I am from South Africa and moved to Peru in early 2016.   more ...

Amy, Cusco

Who are you?

My name is Amy and I am originally from a suburb of Chicago Illinois. I am a mother, wife, teacher, singer and violinist. I lik   more ...

Jessica Federle, Lima

Who are you?

My name's Jessica! I'm originally from Ft. Thomas, Kentucky (population about 16,000), but now I'm living with my husband in Li   more ...

Amy Brown, Lima

Who are you?

My name is Amy Brown and I an almost 30 year old American immigrant to Peru.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?   more ...