Apr 05, 2015
How would you describe the typical Brazilian guy?
~ photo from wikipedia There are a lot of Brazilians here in Canada. At work there is one that is interesting and likable. But I don't know much about
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Dec 30, 2014
24 Hours in Chaclacayo and Chosica, Peru
After several hectic weeks in Lima finding and moving in to a new place in Magdalena del Mar, I decided I needed a quick getaway. I usually am tied down
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Nov 28, 2014
Peru Ebola Funny
Ebola in Peru The following conversation was in Spanish: A friend stated that many people in Lima were complaining de ebola (of ebola). That it is a
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Nov 17, 2014
South America Tours and Travel
South America tours and travel sites - information on the best south america air travel to the destination of your choice as well as hotels and food, these travel sites go much further with entertaining and informative content on culture, customs, people, and photos as well as where to go and what to see.
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Nov 17, 2014
Fascinating sites - Looking for information on Peru to share with you,Lin and I can't help perusing the pages some of the fascinating sidesubjects in the websites that we run acoss.
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Nov 04, 2014
Peru wins the ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games
The Peruvian team has raised the winner's flag at the ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games, held at Punta Rocas, in Peru.
Meet the new champions. Leandro Usuna from Argentina, and Anali Gomez from Peru, are the new ISA Open gold medallists, after a historic day of surfing for Latin America.
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Oct 27, 2014
Tips on Learning Spanish in Peru or Elsewhere
1. Understand how English has already messed up your ability to read and write. Ex. How many vowel sounds in English? How many written vowels? 2. Learn
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Oct 14, 2014
Peruvian Jewelry - Peru Jewelry
Peruvian jewelry today is available in a wide variety of beautiful styles and colors. The styles may reflect the rich heritage of Inca or Pre-Inca cultures. But the jewelry of Peru today goes beyond those limits in vibrant colors, shapes, and styles.
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Sep 15, 2014
Hey everybody, My Dell Laptop is broke and I need someone that can fix it as soon as possible? Can anyone of you recommend a computer specialist in Lima?
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Aug 27, 2014
Huge Cocaine Catch in Huanchaco, Peru
Over three tons of cocaine has been found in a warehouse near the Trujillo airport in Huanchaco, Peru, about 8 minutes from where we live.
The newspaper El Comercio reports that the cocaine was found enclosed in cinder blocks that look like big black unevenly-formed rocks that had to be broken open with sledge hammers.
Eight people were arrested, including 2 Mexicans and six Peruvians.
The cocaine appeared to be destined for Belgium and Spain, where 2.2 pounds (1 kilo) sells for about 45 thousand dollars.
Apparently, the haul belonged to one of the Mexican drug cartels.
At this point only 30% of the rocks have been busted open and authorities estimate there could be six tons of cocaine in all.
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