Rutas Program to Help Agrarian Communities Develop Tourism Skills

Rural community programs can be an advantage to countries that are looking at improving their tourism. Peru, which is already a huge tourist destination in the U.K. and North America, has begun to attract the very same travelers to rural communities that are not very well known. Read more..

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Celebrating the Easter Sunday in Peru

The Easter Sunday has just passed and many people might wonder how the Easter Week is celebrated in Peru, which is predominantly Catholic much like the rest of Latin America. Semana Santa or the Easter Week is celebrated feverishly all across Peru and the celebrations culminate on the Easter Sunday, which is celebrated to commemorate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. [Continue reading…]

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Markets of Cusco

Something I find absolutely wonderful about Peru is the availability of fresh food from meat to cheese to fruits and veggies. You can also find art, flowers, fruit juice stands, lunch, and hardware shop stuff in markets at a very good price. I find that most people here do not shop in one fell swoop like they do in the States. [Continue reading…]

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