Category Archives: Peru

Oldest geoglyph discovered in Peru; The Week

The depiction of a feline measures 37 metres across and is 2000 years old…

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Explained: What is the giant cat drawing at a UNESCO World Heritage site in Peru?; Indian Express

The cat is an ancient geoglyph unearthed recently at Peru s famous Nazca Lines.

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A resting cat’s 2,000 year old geoglyph discovered at Peru’s UNESCO Heritage Site; Financial Express

The Ministry of Culture in Peru had taken to Twitter to state that a new geoglyph corresponding to a feline was identified at the Nazca Lines amid the remodelling work.

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Machu Picchu Reopens for 1 Tourist Stranded in Peru for 7 Months; Madeleine Muzdakis; My Modern Met

This tourist had all of Machu Picchu to himself after spending 7 months in a foreign country.

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Machu Picchu Reopens for Only 1 Japanese Tourist Stranded in Peru for 7 Months; Ryan General; Next Shark

After being stranded in Peru for seven months due to COVID-19, a Japanese tourist got to enjoy visiting Machu Picchu by himself when the local government reopened the site.

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Peru opens Machu Picchu for single Japanese tourist; Deutsche Welle

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Puebla; Unesco

Puebla is a cultural city, noted since its foundation in 1531 as a city of letters and a territory of invaluable traditions, classed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

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Arequipa; Unesco

Arequipa – a charming and generous cityArequipa, considered an intermediate city and home to 80 per cent of the region’s population, historically constitutes a node that articulates the economic and social dynamics of the Andean south.

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Machu Picchu: get to know Peru’s icon of Inca civilization; Agnes Rivera; Lonely Planet

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The Nazca Lines & Interactive Map; Heritage Daily

The Nazca Lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert in southern Peru constructed between were created between 500 BC and 500 AD.

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Google makes 3D models to preserve sites threatened by climate change; Michael Thomsen; Daily Mail


In an effort to preserve the legacy of some of the world’s most famous landmarks, Google has announced a new project transform five of the most endangered by climate change into 3D models.

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Travel + Leisure: Peru’s Arequipa among 50 best places to travel in 2020; Andina

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Spotlight On Peru: Why You Should Visit Lima, The City Of Kings; Wendy Altschuler; Forbes

Many visitor’s to Peru skip exploring Lima, the capital city, in their excitement to get to Cuzco, the former capital of the Inca Empire, and Machu Picchu, South America’s main attraction. This would be a mistake.

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Peru: 9-Day Luxury Small Group Tour Through Lima, Cusco and Machu Picchu with Belmond Andean Explorer Train Journey, Peru, South America; Luxury Escapes

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Rediscover the legendary lost city of the Incas; World Inside Picture

The lost city of the Incas is the unofficial name given to Machu Picchu, the mountain ridge constructed by the Inca Empire in the 15th- century and located in eastern Peru. It was forgotten for a…

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Stunning photos of 27 places around the world that you should visit before they disappear forever; Sarah Schmalbruch & Sophie-Claire Holler; Insider

From Patagonia’s glaciers to Africa’s Congo Basin, visit these threatened natural wonders before they’re gone.

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Places worth visiting in Peru; Andina

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History, nature, cultural traditions, adventure, and other factors make Peru the ideal place for travelers who can never get enough of its astounding natural attractions and the hospitality of its warm people.

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Mistakes travelers make when visiting Machu Picchu; Lori Zaino; The Points Guy

Machu Picchu is one of the wonders of the world — and tourists are visiting the spectacular Inca citadel in increasing numbers. But a trip to see this magnificent UNESCO World Heritage site nestled deep within the Andes mountains can be complicated, thanks in part to ever-changing rules and regulations provoked on by the steady…

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How to Get to Machu Picchu: Tours and Tips for Visiting; Lyn Mettler; US News

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CNN outlines reasons to visit Peru’s Nazca Lines; Andina

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