Peru

Machu Picchu

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Peru

Peru is located on the western coast of South America. Peru’s terrain varies from the tropical and arid coastline to the peaks of the Andes Mountains and the tropical forests of the Amazon Basin. These three zones give Peru a great variety of climates and ecosystems, placing Peru in the top five countries with the greatest biological diversity in the world. Few destinations in the world can feet with its natural attractions or archaeological treasures. Visit Lima, Peru’s capital of commerce, politics, art and architecture, and Cuzco, the door to the Sacred Valley of the Incas and The Lost City of the Incas - Machu Picchu - one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Nature lovers visit Peru’s southeastern jungle, one of the most biologically diverse rainforests in the world, from Lima or Cuzco. Amazing honeymoon memorabilia is easy to find in Peru as traditional arts are still alive. Shop for textiles, ceramics, metalwork, woodwork, paintings, jewelry, hammocks, and hand-woven bags and sweaters. Honeymooners wishing to be awed by culture, history and nature head to Peru.

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UPDATE 2/4/13: Danger to backpackers in the Cuzco area as villagers attack. Think twice before going to Peru in a small group or as a couple.