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  • Photo of Lima enchantments, Lima

    02.14.2016

    Lima enchantments
    Complex and intricating Peru

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    Lima seems to stretch endlessly from the ocean into the hills. But a closer look proves that this huge city, home to almost a third of Peru's population, has its own attractions that are fascinating and colorful. The Plaza de Armas, also called Plaza Mayor, is the historical center of Lima and the most logical starting point for sightseeing. Mo...

  • Photo of Cusco, the best in Peru, Cusco

    11.07.2015

    Cusco, the best in Peru
    Capital of the Inca Empire

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    Peru Is one of the top destinations in South America, with breathtaking villages and cities, it's a paradise on earth for an active traveller. There is so much to do for any kind of travellers, if you are an olympic, you will enjoy the bike trails and paragliding, if you are looking for the culture and history, Lima, Machu Picchu and Cusco will ent...

  • Photo of The best of Peru, Lima

    04.16.2015

    The best of Peru
    Majesty and beauty

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    Looking for adventure? Well, here, Peru, huge sand dune, Pacific breaks and right there, the busy and stunning capital Cusco! Lima is a perfect destination for active lifestyle loving people, biking, trekking in the Amazon, watch incredible sunset or sunrise over the beautiful scenery, don't rush in this place, it's worth to take a moment and enjoy...

  • Photo of Dense jungle and glacial peaks, Cusco

    12.11.2014

    Dense jungle and glacial peaks
    Cusco, archaeological capital of the Americas

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    There is no place like Peru in the whole world, promising dense jungle, ancient pageantry and glorious Inca empire. Home to incredible Machu Picchu and ancient city Chan Chan, where you will find the largest pre-Columbian ruins in all the Americas, great museums of Lima, or visit Cuzco , that will bring you a little closer to the past. This cosmopo...

  • Photo of Machu Picchu, Peru, Machu Picchu

    05.30.2013

    Machu Picchu, Peru
    Sun Gate

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    Build around 1450 by the Incas, Machu Picchu was officially reported only in 1911 by an American historian, and from that date, it became an important tourist attraction. The ruins are 2430 meters above the sea level and there is only one hotel in the park, so almost all the tourists sleep in Cuzco and Ollantaytambo, and from there they hike the In...

  • Photo of Lima, largest city of Peru, Lima

    07.18.2012

    Lima, largest city of Peru
    pre-Columbian pyramid houses

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    Lima is the capital city of Peru; it is also the largest city in the country. It lies on a desert coast overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Lima was founded on the land of Taulichusco, and the some of the old ruins can be see in the garden of one of the oldest manor houses built on the Main Square. The weather is usually sunny in that it hardly ever rai...

  • Photo of Peru, a country of wonders, Cusco

    04.03.2012

    Peru, a country of wonders
    Cuzco, Cusco or Qosqo

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    Cuzco, Cusco or Qosq'o... many ways to call the city that was once the foremost city of the Inca empire and where you can still admire the remains of one of the most impressive civilisation that have never been. Even if Cusco is the unquestioned archaeological capital of the Americas, as well as the continent's oldest incessantly inhabited city, li...

  • Photo of Land of the Incas, Peru., Lima

    05.30.2011

    Land of the Incas, Peru.
    Filled with myths and traditions

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    Peru is the third largest country in South America, after Brazil and Argentina and the 19th largest country in the world Most of the inhabitants live along the coast of the Pacific Ocean, nearby Lima – the capital. The area is mostly made up of a different landscapes – mountains, beaches, rain forests and deserts. Peru is a diverse country du...

  • Photo of Inti Raymi Festival, Cuzco

    11.26.2010

    Inti Raymi Festival
    Cuzco Peru June 24 29 Cuzco Peru

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    Inti Raymi or the Festival of the Sun as it is otherwise known is the Inca Festival of the Sun, the mother of all pre-Hispanic festivals that celebrates the winter solstice and honors the sun god with traditional customs, parades, and dances. Today, it's the second largest festival in all of South America, as hundreds of thousands of people conv...

  • Photo of The Puno's colourful winter festival , Puno

    07.04.2010

    The Puno's colourful winter festival
    Peru full of colours

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    Puno's colourful winter festival, featuring music and processions, is dedicated to the founding of the city but also celebrates the mythical origins of the Inca people of this part of southern Peru. According to Inca legend, the first Incas - Manco Capac and his wife Coya Mama Oclla Huaco - emerged from the Isla del Sol (Island of the Sun) in Lake ...

  • Photo of The Inti Raymi Festival: 24 of June, 2010, Cuzco

    06.02.2010

    The Inti Raymi Festival: 24 of June, 2010
    Cuzco, Peru

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    The Inti Raymi ("Festival of the Sun") was a religious ceremony of the Inca Empire in honor of the god Inti. It's the second biggest celebration in South America after Rio's carnival. Before the colonial Spaniards banned the ceremonial events occurring each Winter Solstice in Cuzco, the native residents gathered to honor the Sun God, sacrifice an a...

  • Photo of Peruvian Paso Hose Festival: 15 - 20 of April, 2010, Lima

    03.29.2010

    Peruvian Paso Hose Festival: 15 - 20 of April, 2010
    Peru, Lima

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    Did you know that the Spanish horse, bred with the Arab stallion and reared in a desert environment, which formed its gait, gave rise to the Peruvian Paso horse? For more than 300 years, the blood of this new breed was improved upon until the Paso horse developed the characteristics that have made it one of the world's most beautiful and elegant br...

  • Photo of The Birthday of the City: 18th of January 2010, Lima

    01.01.2010

    The Birthday of the City: 18th of January 2010
    The Anniversary of the Founding of Lima

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    Celebrations are always welcome. The birthdays - even more. It is widely known that the Birthday is one of the most precious days in the life of everyone. It is a time to celebrate, enjoy and relax. The biggest party of the year is on the horizon. And you are invited! On the 18th of January 2010, the capital of Peru, Lima is celebrating its 475 ann...

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