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Lima, currently at 21% to 27%, has the highest prevalence of asthma in Latin America

peruvian sacha inchi seeds

Sacha Inchi seeds, that have a history dating back to 3000 years ago in Peru are a new addition to the super food world. The Incas in the Peruvian forests grew Sacha Inchi many centuries before. That is the reason it is also called Inca peanuts. The representation in the ceramics and tombs of the …

peruvian-quinoa

Quinoa, a grain native to South America, has gained considerable popularity in recent years. It has earned a reputation as being a versatile food and for packing an incredible nutritional punch.  There are many different varieties of quinoa. These differ greatly based on the location where they are grown. This difference in climate and geography …

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Traveling with children, especially long tours like visiting Machu Picchu for example, is a difficult task. You cannot actually expect your young ones to seat peacefully on their seat in car, train, or airplane during the long hours of journey. The trick to overcome this challenging task is to make the journey fun and exciting …

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If you are thinking of hiking Peru’s Inca Trail, then it is crucial that you know how to prepare, what you will need to pack and how you will cope so that to maximize your chances of reaching Cusco Peru while alive and still smiling. This article has been updated February 23rd, 2017. I removed …

If you are looking for an exotic Peruvian adventure, cultural diversity, captivating sights, music and dance, Trujillo is the right place for you. Located on the northwestern part of the country, Trujillo is the third largest city in Peru and the seat of its historical past. It is rightly known as the City of Everlasting …

Peru will be the starting point of the exciting Dakar Rally of 2013. The South American Dakar 2013 route will span 3 South American countries namely: Peru, Argentina and finally, Chile. The challenging race will start in Lima, Peru and will end in Santiago, Chile. The Dakar 2013 route will be a grueling 8,000 kilometer …

Of all the archeological sites to visit in Peru, you can spend one wonderful day visiting the Lord of Sipan, Peru. The Lord of Sipan’s museum is located in Lambayeque, Peru, 11 kilometers north of Chiclayo. The Lord of Sipan or “Señor de Sipan” was discovered by Peruvian archaeologist Walter Alva. Without a doubt, one …

Finally the organizers of the gastronomic festival, Mistura 2012 inLima,Peru had announced the dates for this year’s event. Mistura 2012 will take place from September 7th to September 16th. Mark your calendars and to our lucky tourists make sure you arrive inLimato celebrate this gastronomic event, you will not be disappointed. Peru is not just …

The Machu Picchu Inca trail is Peru’s best known trail, and by far one of the most popular hikes in Peru. The stunning combination of the ruins of the Inca civilization, rich subtropical forests, breathtaking mountain scenery, and lush cloud forest makes it one of the top five treks in the world. The Machu Picchu …

If you are expecting a quality vacation at Peru, then you better take care of certain parts of your trip beforehand, for example what is the Machu Picchu weather going to be during your vacation and which of the Machu Picchu hotels will you be staying. Quite naturally, if you are traveling to Peru, then …

Machu Picchu train is an affordable way through which you can’t miss the attractive natural beauty during the journey to the Sacred Valley. Machu Picchu is a great historical destination in this world that is loaded with past golden memories of the Inca emperor. That’s why most of the people from different regions of the …

As far as Machu Picchu weather is concerned, tourists anticipating for a trip to the Sacred Valley should know about it in detail in order to make their holiday successful. Machu Picchu is a great tourist destination that lies just beyond cloud forest at the Andes. It is located at the eastern part of Andes …

One of the local Machu Picchu facts is that Machu Picchu is also known as the “Old Peak”. This has long been considered as a natural Inca site which is located at a height of 7,970 feet above the sea level. It is located quite high above the mountain ridge located at the Urubamba Valley. …

When visiting Lima, Peru don’t feel obligated to visit only museums and churches, Lima’s streets are full of life day or night and there is no shortage of entertainment and fun. We all know about the exquisite food served in many of the best restaurants in Latin America, but did you know that you can …