Peruvian Beach Snacks (aka How to Eat Like a King at the Playa)
The Most Delicious Peruvian Beach Snacks
By The Latin Kitchen | 08/28/2015 - 10:12

Though snacks vary by country and region — think paletas in Mexico and piraguas in Puerto Rico — they're a time-honored tradition in every part of the world where there's sea and sand.


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Jungle Cuisine: Check Out the Wild Foods of the Amazon
Jungle Cuisine: Check Out the Wild Foods of the Amazon
By The Latin Kitchen | 04/24/2015 - 09:35

What does one eat in the Peruvian Amazon? Jungle cuisine, of course. And what is jungle cuisine? Larvae, leaves, and root vegetables, of course!


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Catcalling In Peru Could Land You In Jail For 12 Years
Catcalling in Peru Could Land You in Jail for 12 Years
By Cindy Rodriguez | 03/13/2015 - 10:10

Catcalling in this South American country might finally come to a halt as a new law has been passed that could land those convicted up to a whopping 12 years in jail. 


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Top Fine Dining Restaurants in Cusco, Peru
Top Fine Dining Restaurants in Cusco, Peru
By The Latin Kitchen | 02/25/2015 - 09:35

Peru has been on the radar of global foodies for a while now, thanks in large part to Chef Gastón Acurio and Mistura, Cusco's very large and increasingly popular annual food festival.


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Matt Nathanson's New Music Video Helps Bring Hearing Aids to Peru
Matt Nathanson's New Music Video Helps Bring Hearing Aids to Peru
By Cristina Arreola | 11/11/2014 - 11:08

When Matt Nathanson began brainstorming ideas for his newest music video, he started to think of ways he could give back to the global community.


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Peruvian Rice with Shrimp
15 Delish Recipes to Make For Peruvian Independence Day
By The Latin Kitchen | 07/28/2014 - 12:56

It's Peruvian Independence Day, so we think it's time to really highlight some of Peru's amazing signature recipes.


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Marijuana Laws in Latin America
8 Marijuana Laws Throughout Latin America
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/25/2013 - 14:30

A recent Gallup poll revealed that for the first time, Americans are in suppport of legalizing marijuana in the United States. Over the past several years, countries throughout Latin America have passed laws in favor of the cannabis plant. Take a look:


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Isolated Peruvian Tribe Emerges From Jungle to Ask for Food
Isolated Peruvian Tribe Emerges From Jungle to Ask for Food
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/22/2013 - 18:26

The Mashco-Piro tribe in Peru must have found itself in a state of emergency.

This tribe is considered to be "one of the most isolated tribes on Earth," but according to MSN Now, members have made contact with a nearby community to request food.

Not only is this form of contact extremely rare, it is also illegal. Anthropologists say tribe members were requesting bananas.


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What to Watch: Syfy’s ‘Neverland’ Starring Q’orianka Kilcher
By Amaris Castillo | 12/02/2011 - 16:30

A magical weekend is upon us.

For this week’s What to Watch, we want to highlight Syfy’s new upcoming mini-series Neverland. The two-night series bases itself as a prequel to Peter Pan, the classic character created by the late Scottish novelist and playwright J.M. Barrie.


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Lima, Peru
Lima, Peru Named a Top Travel Destination for 2012 by Frommers
By Adriana Rivera | 11/03/2011 - 15:20

While some people travel to Peru to experience classic tourist sites like Machu Picchu, many are traveling all the way to South America for some of the most exotic fusion cuisine on the planet. Frommers.com, a website that prides itself in providing unique travel destination information, has named Lima, Peru a top food and drink destination of 2012.


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