In times of early Colonial, Lima was the most important city on the continent so memorable housed palaces and mansions, built with the best materials of the time. Remarkable are the balconies outside wearing these constructions.
One of the most recognized icons in downtown area of Lima is the balconies of the old Lima’s aristocrat houses (such as Osambela house). They decorate the small streets and show a sensation of being traveling in time to the colonial time. Everything is with the glamour and elegance that Lima used to have.