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The White Dune

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In one of our trips through Peru, we found this wonderful legend of the Peruvian coast, and so it goes: On the Sechura district, about 12 miles from the town, there’s an immense dune in which the sand is so white that it’s simply called White Dune. It is quite high and no one can […]

The Runapuma

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The story tells that in ancient times there were evil warlocks that made pacts even with the demons of the jungle. They were powerful wrong-doers and in their yearn for having more and more power they would reach the state of having to drink blood and eat human flesh. Of course, these warlocks lived deep […]

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Luxury Tourism in Peru

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The arrival in Peru of foreigners willing to spend on the best luxury hotels there are has increased 50% in the last years, thanks to the services of emblematic gourmet restaurants that characterize the gastronomical tourism, according to Jacqueline Vargas Fort, general manager of the DCO Suites, Lounge & Spa Hotel. “The visitor accepts the […]

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For that altitude sickness

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On a previous post we gave you some tips to be taken in consideration before visiting a place in altitude, now we are bringing you some additional recommendations that will help you while visiting some of Peru’s destinations in altitude. Is is well known that nobody likes to travel and having the whole trip ruined […]

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Places to Discover – Pisaq

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Located 33km (20.5 miles) from Cusco city, and at the entrance of the Sacred Valley, you will find the town of Pisaq, usually known by its artisan fairs. However, Pisaq also has one of the most beautiful and important archaeological complexes of the valley, a place that many, on their hurry to get to Machu […]

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ANDEAN COSMOVISION

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For the agricultural and sedentary towns, water has been the most important element. Due to this importance, these type of societies have controlled water, determining the accumulation of power and the social transformation in militarized and salve like systems with a vertical model of castes. In addition to this there’s the adoration of water as […]