Trips to the Peruvian Amazon

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A few decades ago, the jungle was only for adventurers Nowadays, the jungle has become a captivated destination with suitable infrastructure and well-established tourism routes that provide a variety of activities to satisfy diverse travel interests. Archaeological routes, adventure sports, bird-watching, Amazon River cruises, city tours, and walking trails through nature reserves, are just few […]

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The Black Alligator

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It’s the most know alligator of the Amazon and the biggest, too, in some cases reaching 8 meters (26 feet) long. This is an species extremely voracious and aggressive, which is why a series of myths and legends have surged around it on which certain supernatural powers have been attributed to them, this species is […]

The Pink Dolphin

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The bufeo colorado (pink dolphin) is a dolphin species with very particular characteristics, especially because of its pink color and its great size. It’s less evolved that other river and ocean dolphins. According to popular believe this aquatic mammal is considered as a warlock or wizard species that surfaces to the earth turned into a […]

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Yanapuma

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On the jungle of Peru there’s a myth about one of the most amazing animals of the Amazon called the Yanapuma, which in quechua means Black Puma. It has been scientifically proved that the Yanapuma is a case of melanism in the Otorongo, meaning that they are animals with an excess of black pigmentation  which […]