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De Caminos y Elecciones

“Imagina que tu hermano tiene un amigo en la guerrilla. Imagina ahora que en un atentado de la guerrilla muere tu madre. Tiempo después el gobierno mata a tu hermano, que caminaba junto a su amigo”. 382 more words

..view from Sungate, Incas' trail

..a very photogenic site, great views from everywhere..


Learning Quechua, part 3

Part 3: Personal pronouns

It’s been a while since my last Quechua post. As I finished my thesis, moved to a new city, and started a new job, I’ve had to pause my Quechua schedule for about two months. 722 more words


Could This Ancient Peruvian Monolith be Proof of a Lost Civilization?

ABANCAY, PERU – The region of Cusco is ripe with intrigue, nestled within the mythical Sacred Valley of the Incas. Located roughly three hours from Peru’s capital city, there lies a site with a mystery that has left archaeologists scratching their heads for decades. 264 more words



Peru was the first country I ever visited in South America. This is a lesson of the dos and don’ts when traveling through Peru. I always wanted to see Machu Pichu, and I had a buddy who just happened to be going to Lima for a wedding, so we decided to plan an excursion after the wedding. 1,262 more words