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Turrón De Dona Pepa – A Sweet Promise of Lima Peru

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Rate our ReviewsIn Peru and especially in Lima, and at Christmas, the Panettone is unavoidable.  In October one  can not miss the Turrón (nougat) and, like almost all the customs and traditions in my beloved city, it also has an interesting origin. 

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PERU – LORD OF MIRACLES, THE BLACK CHRIST PAINTED BY A SLAVE AND VENERATED BY ALL

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Rate our ReviewsThe procession of the Lord of Miracles is a Peruvian tradition, considered the most numerous, periodical, Catholic, religious manifestation in the world and one that is replicated in every part of the world, where there is a expat colony of Peruvians. 

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ANTIOQUIA, A PRIMOROUSLY DECORATED VILLAGE

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Rate our ReviewsAt Km63, of the road to Huarochirí , is located the capital of Antioquia, being the town of Espíritu Santo. Espiritu Santo has already achieved well gained fame, for being the largest altarpiece in Peru. Here we find all the facades of the town painted with angels, flowers and many animals, which gives […]

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ANTIOQUIA ROAD – ON THE QHAPAQ ÑAN ROUTE GREAT INCA TRAIL

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Rate our ReviewsTaking advantage of a Sunday, I participated in another “Full Day” ride, this time towards Antioquía, a village in the highlands of Lima with some very curious little houses.  On the way I went through other villages with history of which I had no idea.  These villages are part of the Qhapaq Ñan […]

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PERU – THE POTATO OUR EVERY DAY … FOOD FROM THE ANDES TO THE WORLD

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Rate our ReviewsPotatoes are one of the foods whose consumption is the most widespread in the world, as well as being an ingredient in thousands of different recipes.  It is delicious either roasted, fried, cooked, in chips, stuffed, accompanying, as the main dish, mashed, in vegetable creams, etc. In Peru, there are three categories of […]