Monthly Archives: February 2011

100 years of Machu Picchu!

If you thought the title of this blog contains a historical error you are right! I am glad I got your attention, but there is some truth to it. Although this magnificent citadel and the city of the pre-Columbian Incas … Continue reading

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Glaciarium- Ice Museum, opens in El Calafate, Argentina.

Over 350,000 tourists visit El Calafate each year to see the impressive Perito Moreno glacier on the outskirts of town. Located in the Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, Perito Moreno glacier is one of the glaciers in the area belonging to … Continue reading

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Pisco Sour Day, Peru; bartenders get ready!

Brazil has caipirinha, Argentina has it’s Malbec and Peru has Pisco Sour. It seems every country has its own imbibing preference which goes hand in hand with pride and ownership claims. Since 2003, Peruvians decided to celebrate their “poison” with … Continue reading

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