Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day with These 10 Traditional Beach Snacks
Celebrate Peruvian Independence Day With These 10 Traditional Beach Snacks
By The Latin Kitchen | 07/28/2016 - 10:20

Peru, the hotspot is the town of Huanchaco, a popular weekend getaway for locals from the nearby city of Trujillo as well as a prime surfing destination for international travelers. 


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Tourist Falls to His Death While Taking a Selfie Atop Machu Picchu in Peru
Tourist Falls to His Death While Taking a Photo Atop Machu Picchu in Peru
By Raquel Reichard | 07/01/2016 - 15:38

A German tourist fell to his death on Wednesday while posing for a picture atop Machu Picchu, a sacred Inca citadel in Peru.


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6 Fascinating Latino Traditions
6 Fascinating Latino Traditions That Will Blow Your Mind
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/12/2016 - 17:15

These traditions stemming from Latin America and the Caribbean will completely blow you away.


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Peruvian Feminists Protest to Keep Dictator's Daughter From Presidency
Peruvian Feminists Protest Dictator's Daughter's Bid for Presidency
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/08/2016 - 13:09

A group of young female protestors joined forces to stop Keiko Fujimori, the 40-year-old daughter of former dictator Alberto Fujimori, from becoming the next president of Peru.


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This Peruvian is Redefining "Malcriadas" as Kick-Ass Revolutionary Women
This Peruvian is Redefining "Malcriadas" as Kick-Ass Revolutionary Women
By Raquel Reichard | 01/27/2016 - 14:04

Remember when your parents used to call you “malcriada” when you misbehaved? That word has such a negative connotation, something Peruvian woman Kelly Elfaro hopes to change.


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Why Peruvian Sex Worker Ángela Villón is Running for Congress
Why Peruvian Sex Worker Ángela Villón is Running for Congress
By Raquel Reichard | 01/14/2016 - 09:24

Ángela Villón Bustamonte, a candidate for Peru’s congress, wants to increase women’s rights in her country.


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Traveling to Machu Picchu? Here's What the Travel Guides Won't Tell You
The Ultimate Travel Guide To Machu Picchu
By Amanda Cargill | 01/12/2016 - 11:21

So you’re going to Machu Picchu, eh? Good for you!


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American Man Arrested For Operating Sex Trafficking Ring In Peru
American Man Arrested For Operating Sex Trafficking Ring in Peru
By Cristina Arreola | 12/10/2015 - 10:37

On Saturday, authorities apprehended an American man and five Peruvian citizens for operating a sex trafficking ring that paired foreigners with young women and girls — some as young as four years old. 


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Peruvian Government Creating Registry for Victims of Forced Sterilization
Peru is Creating a Registry for Victims of Forced Sterilization
By Raquel Reichard | 11/12/2015 - 11:57

Peru is finally taking serious measures against the forced


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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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