Kuélap: A Cold and Ancient Ruin in the Peruvian Amazonia

Did you imagine the Peruvian Amazonia to be hot and humid? Well, you couldn’t be farther from the truth. There are a number of places in the Amazon region which are cool and sometimes even very cold. One such place is Kuélap. This place was built by the Chachapoyas culture back in the 6th century AD. It overlooks the Utcubamba Valley and is located on top of a ridge. Read more..

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Ancient Mummy Found to Belong to Paracas Teenager

If you thought you had to travel all the way to Egypt to look at mummies, think again. Mummification as a process of preserving dead bodies was not only prevalent in ancient Egypt, but also across other ancient civilizations. Many Central and South American cultures used mummification to preserve the dead bodies of their loved ones and rulers. Read more..

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Peru’s Underground Dead City.

Peru’s capital can be very surprising with all the many things hidden in Lima city. From diverse tourist attractions like it’s Magic Water Circuit or Cerro San Cristobal to it’s spooky Catacombs. The entrance price is 2.30 Dollars and their open from 9:30am to 5:30pm. San Francisco archaeological complex was build between the years 1537 and 1673 divided in three sections; it’s temple, monastery and the catacombs.

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