FUDCon:Bid for Peru 2012
Peru, Republic of Peru :: Date, 2013 — General event owners: Henry
FUDcon LATAM 2013 - Peru
Lima is the capital and largest city of Peru. It is located in the valleys of the Chillón, Rímac and Lurín rivers, in the central part of the country, on a desert coast overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Together with the seaport of Callao, it forms a contiguous urban area known as the Lima Metropolitan Area. With a population fast approaching 9 million, Lima is the fifth largest city in Latin America, behind Mexico City, São Paulo, Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro. Lima is home to one of the largest financial hubs in Latin America. It has been defined as a beta world city by GaWC international rankings.
Lima is home to the oldest higher learning institution in the New World. The National University of San Marcos, founded on May 12, 1551 during Spanish colonial regime, is the oldest continuously functioning university in the Americas.
Major Local Airports
(Airport Code: LIM) is the major airport servicing the greater Lima Metro area.
The following airlines have flights going in / coming out of Jorge Chávez Airport: Airline
The Metro de Lima, is a system that runs urban transport in Lima, Peru's capital, from its southern tip to the vicinity of the historic center. Unlike other cities where similar systems run under the city (subway), the Lima Metro system operates under the viaduct elevado.1
The Lima Metro, regarded by peruvians as Tren Eléctrico is a metropolitan railway currently serving the south of Lima, capital of Peru. The system has one metro line in viaduct, covering the initial constructed section, 9.2 km (5.7 mi) and crossing three districs: Villa El Salvador, Villa María del Triunfo and San Juan de Miraflores.
Many of the local restaurants, as well as other entertainment, can be found on the The Peru Guide website.
About the Organizers - Previous FUDCon Experience, etc.
|#||Name||$$$||Veg||Size||Share room?||Comments||Hotel booked||extra line for badge||Country||TEAM|
|2||Luis Bazan||Yes||NO||M||Yes||No||No||Panama||Package Mantainers, Ambassadors, Infrastucture|
|3||Juan Barba||Yes||NO||M||Yes||No||No||Panama||Design, Freemedia|
|4||Itamar Reis Peixoto||Yes||NO||M||Yes||No||No||Brazil||Package Mantainers, Ambassadors|
|5||Alejandro Pérez||Yes||NO||M||Yes||No||No||Panamá||Package Mantainers, Ambassadors, Localization|
|6||Larry Letelier||Yes||NO||L||Yes||No||No||Chile||Package Mantainers, Ambassadors, IRC Support|
|7||Antonio Salles||Yes||NO!||XL||Sure||-||-||Chile||Fedora Ambassador & Sysadmin & Red Hat Expositor|
|9||Abdel G. Martínez L.||Yes||NO||S||Yes||No||No||Panamá||Package Mantainers, Ambassadors|
|10||Carlos Jara Alva||Yes||No||M||Yes||Lima|
|11||Lenno Azevedo||Yes||NO||M||Yes||No||No||Brazil||Documentation, Wiki editor, Support, Ambassadors|
Estimated cost for the visit by land
From the north: the river in May or Angasmayo, small tributary of the Patia to 2 degrees north latitude, in Colombia. The headquarters of the northern settlement and important far was located in the modern city of Pasto (Nariño Department) to 1 º 4 '18 "north latitude.
On the southern port of Incorporation and the Maule River, 35 º 6 '9 "south latitude. A further advance would set that limit at the Bio Bio River, between the tip and the town of Tumbes Los Angeles, 37 ° 23 '7 "south latitude.
- In the southeast: Northern Argentina, Tucma area (Tucumán).
- To the east: the Andean buttresses the Andean jungle or rupa-rupa.
- To the west: the Pacific Ocean.
The Panamera goes through the entire Peruvian coast from south to north, so it would take for tourists arriving in Lima in 24 hours, depending on the distance.
To the east we have the cart Transoceanica coming to Brazil.
Peru border to the south Tacna, Puno Peru border to the northern Tumbes, Iquitos Peru border to the east Madre de Dios, Iquitos
Different bus companies
Estimated costs of flights major airports that attendees will travel from.
|3||Bolivia||Peace Alto||TACA||La Paz||Lima||370|
|6||Brazil||Maceio International Airport||TACA||Brazil||Lima||336|
|7||Brazil||Natal International Airport||TACA||Brazil||Lima||336|
|8||Brazil||Florianopolis International Airport||TACA||Brazil||Lima||336|
|9||Brazil||Salvador International Airport||TACA||Brazil||Lima||336|
|10||Brazil||Porto Alegre International Airport||TACA||Brazil||Lima||336|
|11||Brazil||Recife International Airport||TACA||Brazil||Lima||336|
|12||Brazil||Curitiba International Airport||TACA||Brazil||Lima||336|
|13||Venezuela||Caracas Simon Bolivar Airport Maiquetía||TACA||Caracas||Lima||569|
|15||USA||Orlando, Los Angeles, New York||TACA||USA||Lima||1055|