Tombs and Heroes

Two of the most emblematic museums in Lambayeque, Peru own their birth to the same number of tombs, and they were discovered twenty years apart in the guts on the Moche pyramids of Huaca Rajada in Sipan. We are talking about the Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum and the [...]

The discovery of Machu Picchu

The three men climbed up almost crawling along a steep and slippery slope in Peru. It was the morning of July 24th of 1911 and Hiram Bingham II had left the camp site on the Urubamba River with two of his Peruvian companions to investigate some ruins that, [...]

Peru Travel – The emergence of human beings on earth

In ancient times, on the current Mantaro or Jauja valley, which was covered by the waters of a great big lake in which center stands a rock called Wanka, a place of rest for Amaru, a horrible monster with the head of a llama, two tiny wings and the body of a [...]

How to make the perfect cebiche?

The recipe is simple and the ingredients are few. You could say that there are no secrets on the preparation of a cebiche and that we can all make a very good version of it. However, there are details that make the difference, mistakes and slips that can end up [...]

2013 Dakar Rally

The Dakar rally will celebrate its 35th edition this 2013, and for the fifth time it will be held in South America. The rally will start on January 5th in Lima, Peru and will end on January 20th in Santiago, Chile. This rally was born in 1977 in Europe, after [...]

The Ayahuasca Ritual

The Ayahuasca, also called “vine of the dead” is a plant considered sacred by the indigenous tribes of the Amazon and has been used in shamanic ceremonies for thousands of years, because of its healing powers in body, mind and soul, which has garnered the attention [...]

The Peruvian Gastronomy Boom

It’s been a great year for Peruvian gastronomy, between the various initiatives for its promotion and acknowledgement as one of the many unique experiences that Peru can offer to the world. Among them we can highlight Mistura, a gastronomical fair; the World Travel [...]

Peru Travel – Barranco

From its very beginnings Barranco was a superbly attractive neighborhood for the middle class Lima beachgoers and foreigners in general, who in their majority built great ranches and “casonas”, emulating European styles. This district is known for its bohemian [...]

Legends Peru – The Mysterious Little Boat

In the department of Piura you can find Cabo Blanco, it is said that in this place an event took place that until today is remembered with great fear. It is said that the people that fish at night went on their fishing boats near Cabo Blanco, but they would never [...]