Monthly Archive:: July 2014

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The Origins of the name Peru: According to Garcilaso de la Vega

Where did the name Peru come from? The name was never a word used by natives or by the Inca. So where did it originate? Who gave the country its name and why. The chronicles of Garcilaso de la Vega shed

Hacienda Concepcion: Affordable Luxury in the Amazon Jungle

Destinations like the Peruvian Amazon present such a dilemma for the discerning traveller. Do you abandon all luxuries, grit your teeth and throw yourself into the rufty-tufty jungle experience, sleeping under canvas and getting up close and personal with all kinds