Pisco sours, dim lighting and mini-dates: Speed dating has arrived in Lima!


Madeinusa) to participate in one of Speed Dating Peru’s events and let us know what it was like.  This is his report. is a city with many attractions, a city for all people and, overall, a fun place to live. There are many clubs to attend, cool pubs, places to listen to live music, interesting stageshows and, of course, several cinemas. There is no way a date can go wrong, but if you are new in town or have not had much time to make friends, the dating scene can be a bit daunting. Thankfully Speed Dating Peru has come to the rescue.

Carlos Juan de la Torre is a Dominican-born writer, actor and film enthusiast who has lived in London, Madrid, and Lima mainly by following his heart’s desire. He is an avid traveler and adventurer who is always looking for new experiences. You might have seen him playing the "gringo" in Madeinusa, Claudia Llosa’s directorial debut. You can check out his blog at .


Is organized dating set to take off in Peru? We sent Carlos Juan de la Torre to get an inside look into speed dating in Lima.