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is peru (chicama safe?)« on: February 02 2009 17:02:00 »
Hi friends, I'm wondering if Chicama is safe for women. I was so excited when I researched surfing in Peru and read about Chicama! I want to go but I have now heard that I could lose my life or be traumatized by the possible experiences there. Sounds like an amazing place but the locals can be unreasonably violent and don't respect life from what I've heard from some negative reviews.
RE: is peru (chicama safe?)« Reply #1 on: February 02 2009 20:02:00 »
Been there 3 times for long peruiods, never experienced anything bad!
But it's still south America.
Also depends where you stay.
RE: is peru (chicama safe?)« Reply #2 on: February 03 2009 06:02:00 »
be carefull, the major risc is you came back in love for a local guy...
RE: is peru (chicama safe?)« Reply #3 on: March 18 2009 11:03:00 »
Peru is safe as any other country in the world..all depends where and with who you hang out...I mean have you guys hear of the gang violence in Vancouver...?
I am a Peruvian / Canadian surfer just came back from surfing the last 3 months in Peru...I surf every day in "La Isla " Punta hermosa, Caballeros, Punta rocas ...great waves everyday.. In fact I want to develope a stronger relation between canadian surfers and Peruvian waves..for those who want to Surf Peru you can contact me any time...sent me an email......firstname.lastname@example.org