| Jun 1, 2015
| 12:06 PM
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art on Thursday, June 4, will hold its monthly First Thurdsay event, this time themed "Viva Peru"
The evening starts at 5 and runs until 8 p.m. Music will be performed by Inca Son and Peru Folklore CT, Peruvian snacks will...
| May 27, 2015
| 8:08 AM
Peru: After more than two months of violence and protests over a copper-mining project known as Tia Maria, the government declared a state of emergency in Islay and has instituted martial law, including restricting freedom of movement and assembly in...
| May 5, 2015
| 9:19 AM
Journeyou has a deal on its Peru & Machu Picchu tour. It's priced as low as $1,550 per person double occupancy, which includes air from select cities.
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our...
| May 6, 2015
| 10:11 AM
The Inca Trail attracts a lot of trekkers to Peru, but the route, which is most famously linked to Machu Picchu, is far from the only way to explore the rugged Andes Mountains. G Adventures, which specializes in modestly priced adventures worldwide, has...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Machu Picchu on your travel wish list? JourneYou is offering a six-day tour of Peru and Machu Picchu that includes airfare from Los Angeles. Highlights include a guided tour of Lima, a day on your own in Cuzco, a drive through the Urubamba Valley with...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 2:35 PM
An upsurge in illicit air shipments of cocaine to Bolivia has prompted neighboring Peru to consider resuming a policy of shooting down small aircraft suspected of ferrying the drug, authorities say.
That policy resulted in the mistaken 2001 shoot-down...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 5:20 PM
While many retirees devote time to exercising, volunteering and spending time with family, Evan Klofach has managed to squeeze in another activity — visiting majestic mountain ranges.
From the Matterhorn in the Swiss Alps to Alpamayo in the...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 2:09 PM
There is plenty of time spent gazing out the windows of cars in Lima, because getting around this city of 10 million requires an inordinate amount of patience (and earplugs, depending on how loud a car's horn is). As you pass the time, peering into dim...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 11:24 AM
Move over, tacos. See you later, pasta. When it comes to international dining, Peruvian food is what's hot these days — especially in Maryland.
Earlier this year, the Huffington Post published a map of the United States showing which cuisine is...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 3:01 PM
Copyright laws in England ... green roofs in France ... destroyed pyramids in Peru ... Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera in Detroit ... the spiritual aspect of TED Talks .... grappling with zoning issues in Houston and Los Angeles. Here’s what we’...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 1:45 PM
Indigenous communities that sued Occidental Petroleum Corp. over contamination in Peru's northern Amazon have reached an out-of-court settlement in which the oil company will pay them an undisclosed sum.
The amount is confidential, under a settlement...