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Local Residents Income Increases Through New Tourism

15 NOVEMBER, 2010

Inhabitants of the Colca Valley in Arequipa involved in community rural tourism projects have increased their income by 30 percent, according to regional trade and tourism director Rocio Cervantes.….read more

Bono, Sting and McCartney Invited to Sing in Machu Picchu

12 NOVEMBER, 2010

Ex Beatle Paul McCartney, U2 singer Bono, and Sting have been invited by Peruvian entrepreneurs to sing in Machu Picchu in July 2011.….read more

Machu Picchu Will be Open in January and February 2011

11 NOVEMBER, 2010

The Ministry of Culture / Directorate of Culture Regional Cusco have recently announced that the historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu will be open as normal in January and February 2011.….read more

Protests in Lima Over Yale Artifacts

05 NOVEMBER, 2010

Thousands of Peruvian citizens marched down the streets yesterday, in Lima and Cusco, demanding Yale University to return no less than 40 thousand Inca artifacts held since the early 20th century, reported several news agencies.….read more

Lima’s First Woman Mayor

03 NOVEMBER, 2010

The Peruvian capital, Lima, finally has an elected mayor after nearly a month of recounts. Leftist Susana Villaran defeated her conservative opponent, Lourdes Flores, by less than one point to become the capital’s first elected female leader.….read more

Plane Crash in Nazca, Four Britons Confirmed Dead

03 OCTOBER, 2010

All four passengers killed in an aircraft crash near one of Peru’s leading tourist attractions have been confirmed as British.….read more