Underwater restaurant in Lima?

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Underwater restaurant in Lima?

Postby woodchuck » Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:41 am

Do you think Lima will ever have an underwater restaurant?
Certainly, a creative option to consider for investors, especially when lodging is an option to generate more income.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-norw ... SKCN1R10IV


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Re: Underwater restaurant in Lima?

Postby Alan » Wed Mar 20, 2019 4:50 pm

Just wait for the next sunami...


I've heard that the water is murky here, thanks to high amounts of plancton (great for fish, though), so the view might be kind of dismal.

But on the other hand, there are all kinds of other new touristic offers popping up that take advantage of clear views in the mountains. Here are two new ones: Hot air ballooning in Cusco: http://www.incaroyalty.com/?id=58, and glass hotels perched on cliffsides http://naturavive.com/web/skylodge-adventure-suites/
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Re: Underwater restaurant in Lima?

Postby 69roadrunner » Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:13 pm

Alan wrote:Just wait for the next sunami...


I've heard that the water is murky here, thanks to high amounts of plancton (great for fish, though), so the view might be kind of dismal.

But on the other hand, there are all kinds of other new touristic offers popping up that take advantage of clear views in the mountains. Here are two new ones: Hot air ballooning in Cusco: http://www.incaroyalty.com/?id=58, and glass hotels perched on cliffsides http://naturavive.com/web/skylodge-adventure-suites/

Cusco? At 11,000 ft? Wonder if they though that through.
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Re: Underwater restaurant in Lima?

Postby Slippin' Jimmy » Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:14 pm

woodchuck wrote:Do you think Lima will ever have an underwater restaurant?
Certainly, a creative option to consider for investors, especially when lodging is an option to generate more income.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-norw ... SKCN1R10IV


I dunno, man.
Eating ceviche while the fish swim around you just doesn't seem right.
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Re: Underwater restaurant in Lima?

Postby windsportinperu » Wed Mar 20, 2019 7:27 pm

As mentioned by Alan, the Peru Ocean is very rich with murky waters

Personally, I do not like the idea of eating ceviche or anything else in a hole in the Ocean surrounded by glasses. I prefer a beautiful natural ocean view with the relaxing sound of the waves
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Re: Underwater restaurant in Lima?

Postby woodchuck » Sun Mar 24, 2019 10:50 am

Everyone has their own personal preferences.
With the super competitiveness of restaurants, an underwater place would have a tremendous advantage plus the option of lodging makes this a possible good investment.
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Re: Underwater restaurant in Lima?

Postby gringolandia » Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:27 am

As a scuba diver I can tell you that the visibility is about 3-4 meters on a GOOD day. I've been down when I had less than a meter of visibility.

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