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5 Countries to Participate in Restoration of Inca Trail
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Wednesday October 18, 2017
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Technical teams from the Qhapaq Ñan Project in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador and Peru are participating today in an important practical workshop for the conservation of the Inca Trail. Restoration work will be carried out by the teams on the Chinchaysuyo road, particularly on the Hawkaypata-Izcuchaca section.

During the workshop, the teams will restore the stone walkways and walls...
Wednesday September 4, 2013
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Sonamos Latinoamerica is Coming to Peru
The South American wide event, the Sonamos Latinoamerica, debuted in 2006 in Argentina, in order to spread interest in Latin America music.  The event has been getting larger and more popular every year.
It originally began as a 1-country fest in Argentina, and since has been held in Ven ...
One of the most expensive Peruvian exports may never have been discovered if 2 Americans traveling through Peru had not sent samples of their finding to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to be tested.  The genetic tests revealed something unexpected – the Pure Nacional–Pe ...
The regional governor of Cusco has unveiled a new plan to devote about $8.6 million yearly of the Machu Picchu entrance fees toward constructing the Grand Tahuantinsuyo Museum in Cusco.
According to an Andina news agency report,  the governer of Cusco, Jorge Tito Acurio, said that 15 per ...
Tuesday July 16, 2013
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Day of Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu
In 2007, Machu Picchu was chosen as one of the Winners that would comprise the list of the New Seven Wonders of the World.  Shortly thereafter, the government of Peru declared the 7th of July as the official  Day of the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu New Wonder of the World".
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Tuesday June 18, 2013
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Luxury tourism in Peru on the rise
In Peru, "luxury tourism" has been steadily increasing in recent years. It currently accounts for 5% of the tourism income in the country. This, according to Carlos Canales, the head of Peru's National Chamber of Tourism (Canatur).
According to Canales, luxury tourism accounted for 3% of tota ...
Wednesday June 12, 2013
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Time to visit Manu in Peru
The dry season, between June and November, is the best time to visit Manu National Park in Peru, which is also celebrating its 40th anniversary this year! It is sometimes impossible to access the park during the rainiest time of the year, between January and April. Since it is illegal to tour the p ...






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