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Peru Pictures and Photos
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and pictures of
Peru...well, you just have to see them for yourself!
|Famous Photographers Quotes:
"Anything that excites me for any reason, I will photograph; not
searching for unusual subject matter, but making the commonplace
~ Edward Weston 1886-1958
"The pictures are there, and you just take them."
~ Robert Capa 1913-1954
"A good photograph is knowing where to stand."
~ Ansel Adams 1902-1984
Pictures from Culture and Archaeology
of Peru Mountains
Photos of Peru Jungle
by Ahron de Leeuw
Rio Tambopata, Peru
by Leander Canaris
Jungle Canoe, Loreto
by Jake G
Jungle Tree Many Roots
Pictures of the Coast
of Peru's Plants and Animals
of Peru People
of Peru Other
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~ Submitted by Anon From Aguas Calientes we got on a bus and zigzagged up the steep side of a mountain spur that stuck like a jagged knife into the …
Peru Pelicans, Ballestas Islands
Pelicans, Ballestas Peru
Some of the most beautiful pelicans in the world can be seen all along the coast of Peru.
In this beautiful photo …
Mermaid Purses or Witches Purses
~ submitted by David Walking the beach here in Huanchaco, Lin and I are always looking for interesting things: Sea Glass Driftwood …
Strange Lizard in Peru
~ submitted by David from Inside-Peru Where I Spot a Strange Lizard Although living in Huanchaco, Peru, near Trujillo, I usually go once a week …
Lima - Peru
~ submitted by Inez Rivas , Porto Alegre, Brasil Fiz uma viagem de uma semana a Lima. Me apaixonei pela cidade e pelo povo sempre alegre e hospitaleiro. …
~submitted by Helen Bartkiw
THIS WAS GIVEN TO ME BY A TRBAL LEADER BACK IN 1972 WHEN I WAS WORKING WITH THE MISSIONARIES IN THE JUNGLES OF PERU NEAR …
Machu Picchu Poser!
About this photo: "Picchu Poser" was just sheer luck! A small herd of llamas was making their way through the middle of the ruins of Machu Picchu, …
Described by visitors as "spectacular," the Colca Canyon, Peru region is definitely on our list of recommended destinations. How to: Landscape …
Seashells Conchas Peru
Among many different shells, here are two found in March 2011. Los Organos, Peru. The beach is sand with exposed rock reef and small tide pools. Identification …
Great Egret? Sea fishing peru
We saw this beautiful egret on several occasions while in North Peru near Mancora. I believe it is a great egret but don't know for sure. It is fishing …
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Dec 05, 2015
Hotel San Jose Piura, Peru
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Sep 07, 2015
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Jun 30, 2015
Arqueological finds uncovered in illegal digging in Huanchaco, Peru
June 25, 2015
Trujilloinforma.com reports that police who were investigating illegal construction found that workers had uncovered archaeological finds including human and animal bones near here.
A few blocks from where we live in Huanchaco, Peru is a neighborhood called Las Lomas (The Hills).
Part of Las Lomas is designated an Intangible Cultural Heritage site.
Some of the remains were wrapped in cloth.
The Ministry of Culture was notified and representatives of the nearby museum of Chan Chan as well as archeologists from the Ministry Culture arrived to examine the finds.
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Jun 13, 2015
Arsenic contaminates 75% of Peru's wells
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