El Parque de Las Leyendas

After meeting for a cup of coffee, my friend Sonia suggested a trip to El Parque de Las Leyendas in Lima. It seemed like a good idea. Although it was a cloudy day, the temperature was not too bad for an afternoon outdoors.

Parque de las Leyendas

Parque de las Leyendas (Photo credit: D-Stanley)

The park is a combination of a zoo, botanical gardens and an archaeological site.

There is plenty there to keep the kids entertained for people on a family day out.

There was even enough to keep me occupied for a few hours.

If you like big cuddly animals. There are plenty to see here.

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From a safe distance of course. And from the other side of the fence.

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Except where there is no fence and the animals like to get up close and personal.

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Fortunately this lovely creature cannot get too close.

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I get the feeling we are being watched.

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Is that a Triffid?

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What do you think they are going to keep in there when it is finished?

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