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Peru Video

A few days ago a friend sent me a link to the new video created by Peru to promote tourism in their country. I expected another fluff piece but what I...

Got a hankering for something sweet? Buy a hunk of sugar cane and chew out the cane juice

This entry is part 11 of 12 in the series PeruAs a vegetarian, the traditional foods in Ecuador and Peru presented a challenge, as they focus heavily on meat. The national...

The Government Palace dominates one side of Plaza de Armas in the historic center of Lima

This entry is part 10 of 12 in the series PeruI’d been riding the bright red double-decker tour bus for less than ten minutes when I realized there was something very...

Tunnel of Surprises at Lima's Water Park

This entry is part 9 of 12 in the series PeruAs my open-air double-decker tour bus turned the corner our guide pointed out Circuito Mágico del Agua, the Magic Water Circuit...

The Basilica Cathedral, built of pearly white volcanic rock that gave Arequipa its nickname of the "White City," is backdrop for the central Plaza de Armas, where pigeons roam by the thousands

This entry is part 8 of 12 in the series PeruI tried to like Arequipa. Really, I did. But try as I might, I just couldn’t get past the feeling of...