- Peruvian Curiosities
Latest stories, headlines and reports about curiosities from Peru.
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Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated March 05, 2019 705 0 13 0 0
As part of the activities for the celebration of the Bicentennial of Peruvian Independence in 2021, the Peruvian Ministry of Culture and the national postal service Serpost, presented during a ceremony held in Lima’s famous Casa de Correos y Telégrafos, the old central post office in the city center, a new series of postage stamps and postmarks, which pays...
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated October 05, 2018 1065 0 1 0 0
Since 2010 Wikimedia, the movement behind the free internet encyclopedia Wikipedia, organizes the public photo competition around cultural heritage monuments “Wiki Loves Monuments”. And for the 3rd year now Peru is one of the 40 countries all over the world that participates.
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated July 08, 2017 2248 0 1 0 0
In times where already the smallest children play with mobile devices, online and with high-tech gadgets, Lego’s small colorful building bricks are still going strong and remain one of the most favorite and best toys in children’s rooms.
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated December 12, 2017 1921 0 1 0 0
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After being invited by former Peruvian President Ollanto Humala back in 2014, Pope Francis quite a few times stated that he would love to visit Peru in the near future. Now his wish finally comes true.
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated June 04, 2017 2161 0 1 0 0
Eating a healthy and balanced diet in Peru seems to be easy. The country offers an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetable, grains, fish and meat, as well as numerous superfoods and herbs and all this still for affordable prices.
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated May 25, 2017 2330 0 1 0 0
After successfully completing its 3 months maiden voyage last year, the Peruvian training ship “Unión” set sails again leaving the naval base of Callao for ports in 11 countries in the Americas and Europe.
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated October 21, 2018 2629 0 1 0 0
When it comes to music, dancing and playing an instrument, many foreigners and visitors to the country often associate Peruvians with loving the music their ancestors already played, all the time dancing to the sounds of pre-Colombian rhythms that are promoted in the country’s numerous festivals and of course playing either some sort of flute (pan flute or quena),...
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated April 30, 2017 1105 0 1 0 0
Happy Valentine’s Day! Like in numerous countries around the globe, the 14th of February is the day of love, passion and commitment in Peru as well.
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated April 23, 2018 4224 0 1 0 0
Peru is a megadiverse country that unites multiple peoples and indigenous tribes, cultural traditions and languages within its borders. Before the Spanish conquest in the early 16th century an assumed 300 to 600 different languages were spoken in the area.
Peruvian Curiosities Sunflower Updated April 30, 2017 958 0 1 0 0
This morning TV Peru in collaboration with Radio Nacional, Peru’s public television and radio networks, broadcasted the first ever all Quechua speaking news program called “Ñuqanchik” – the Quechua word for “us”.
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