Monthly Archives: March 2016

Latin American cuisine is filled with unique dishes that contain distinct mixtures of fresh ingredients and spices found in particular regions. Each country in Latin America has special flavors and recipes. Here are some of the top dishes in this area. … Continue reading

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The spectacular Cordillera Huayhuash mountain range in the Ancash Region of Perú is known for its rugged, isolated beauty, pristine condition and gorgeous glacier lakes. Part of the Andes Mountains, it contains the second highest peak in the country, Yerupajá Grande, which reaches 21,768 … Continue reading

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Hidden in the Apurimac River valley at 9,800 feet above sea level lies Choquequirau, a carefully planned and designed Inca settlement. The monumental site was astronomically aligned with the sun so that the winter and summer solstices could be perfectly … Continue reading

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The cultural heritage of a country is often expressed through its art and festivals. In Peru, more than 5,000 years of cultural traditions are exemplified by the ancient art, architecture and foods. The art and culture are reflected in celebrations that … Continue reading

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Easter is an important time for Christians around the world. In Peru, it is one of the most festive times of year.Semana Santa, Holy Week, begins the Friday before Palm Sunday and concludes on Pascua, the day of the resurrection … Continue reading

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Peru is much more than ancient ruins and high mountain peaks. Most people do not know these eight interesting facts about the country. 1. There is great surfing. The country’s coastline has a consistent reputation for good waves. Punta Rocas and Chicama … Continue reading

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Peru is home to numerous ancient civilizations, and its vast range of topography provides endless opportunities for adventure. Thanks to the majestic mountains, desert coast, and Amazon rainforests, this location allows visitors to create unbelievable memories. Here are the top 10 … Continue reading

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All around Peru, there are signs of a compelling history. While many peoples are represented in Peruvian culture, there is perhaps no culture with a more intriguing legacy than the Incas. Most people know about the Incas from their struggle with Spanish conquistadors … Continue reading

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From the sweeping heights of the Andes to the rocky coastline along the ocean, Peru is a country full of wondrous attractions. While this country is sure to leave you awed, it is also sure to leave you mystified thanks … Continue reading

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Peru is a country full of culture and history. It is also a country that knows how to party. If you have any doubts, just visit this South American country during Carnival. Although Brazil is the best known destination for this … Continue reading

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