Andean Community of Nations
The Andean Community (Spanish: Comunidad Andina, CAN) is a customs union comprising the South American countries of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. The trade bloc w...
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Why Bolivia Is Not a Socialist Success Story
Since Bolivia’s economy has experienced a 3.8 percent growth rate over the last year, many socialists see this as airtight proof that socialism can work and that Venezuela is merely a result of misman...
Living Afloat On Man-Made Islands
Peru's Lake Titicaca is home to over 70 man-made islands, all built using dried reeds and natural resources.
The Best Areas of Amazon Jungle To Visit In Peru: Make The Most Of Your Experience
Explore Peru's Amazon Rainforest on cruises or from rainforest lodges to see Amazonian icons from Peru's gateway jungle towns of Iquitos & Puerto Maldonado.
The Top 10 Amazon Rainforest Tours in Peru
See some of the forest's highest levels of biodiversity on the top Amazon Rainforest tours in Peru for expertly guided expeditions.
The Puerto Maldonado Travel Guide
A complete Puerto Maldonado Travel Guide with information on different things to do, the Puerto Maldonado rainforest, wildlife, jungle lodges & tours.
The Top 8 Puerto Maldonado Jungle Lodges
Enjoy some fantastic Puerto Maldonado jungle lodges to explore the incredibly diverse Tambopata National Reserve or Manu Rainforest near Manu National Park.
The Top 10 Points for Planning a Trip to Peru: Where to Go? What to See?
The top 10 points to consider when planning your trip to Peru, including information on when to go, what to see & top rated tours in Peru.
New Findings In A Cave In Ecuador Shook The Scientific Community
New Findings In A Cave In Ecuador Shook The Scientific Community
5 ‘aliens’ discovered near Nazca lines in Peru - Ufologist (VIDEO, POLL)
During a press conference entitled "The mummies of Nazca" in Lima, Peru, UFO enthusiasts and journalists discussed the alleged discovery of alien remains near the Nazca lines of Peru.
Luxury resort offers spa days, horseback riding and prostitutes
A brothel in Colombia is branching out into the luxury travel market, with its own “holiday sex resort.” The Good Girls Sex Resort in Cali, Colombia, provides the typical vacation experience, but
Dramatic hotel collapse into river caught on tape
Heavy rainfall in Peru causes structure to fall into flooded river
Strange "Alien" Hand Found On The Coast Of Peru
Though easy, initially, to call fake, a Hollywood prop or whatever, the above artifact was seen by us in person recently in Cusco Peru. It was presented to us, along with a small mummified elongated h...
Here’s The Century-Long History Behind Colombia’s Peace Agreement With The FARC
Colombians will vote yes or no on Sunday to approve the Aug. 24 peace accord, which brought a cease-fire after more than five decades of fighting between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FA...
Devil Frog Vomits Up A New Ant Species
Sometimes scientists make discoveries in the strangest of places. Like the belly of a poison frog.
Largest-Ever Carnivorous Dinosaur Footprint Discovered In Bolivia
A tour guide in Bolivia recently stumbled on a giant fossilized footprint measuring more than a meter wide, left some 80 million years ago by a meat-eating dinosaur.
Andean passport
The Andean passport is a passport for those South American countries that are members of the Andean Community of Nations (ACN).
The Andean passport was created in June 2001 pursuant to ACN Decisió...
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64°39′58″W / 16.712°S 64.666°W / -16.712; -64.666 Bolivia (/bəˈlɪviə/, Spanish: Bolivia [boˈliβja], Quechua: Buliwy...
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Colombia (/kəˈlʌmbiə/ kə-LUM-biə, or /kəˈlɒmbiə/ kə-LOM-biə), officially the Republic of Colombia (Spanish: República de Colombia [reˈpuβlika ðe koˈlombja]),...
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Ecuador (/ˈɛkwədɔr/ E-kwə-dawr), officially the Republic of Ecuador (Spanish: República del Ecuador [reˈpuβlika ðel ekwaˈðor], which literally t...
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Peru /pəˈruː/ (Spanish: Perú; Quechua: Piruw; Aymara: Piruw), officially the Republic of Peru (Spanish: República del Perú, [reˈpuβlika ðel peˈɾu...
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Ñancahuazú Guerrilla
The Ñancahuazú Guerrilla or Ejército de Liberación Nacional de Bolivia (ELN) was a group of mainly Bolivian and Cuban guerrillas led by the guerilla leader Che Guevara which was active in the Cordill...
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Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire
The Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire was one of the most important campaigns in the Spanish colonization of the Americas. After years of preliminary exploration and military skirmishes, 168 Spanish...
Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire - Wikipedia
Protected areas of Peru
The protected areas in Peru, South America.
The Constitution of Peru of 1993 recognized the natural resources and ecosystem variety of its country as a heritage. In 1900, the National System of Na...
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Cantons of Bolivia
On the level below municipalities, Bolivia is divided into cantons (cantones).
Andean Parakeet
The Andean parakeet (Bolborhynchus orbygnesius) is a small 160 mm (6 in) parrot found in the upland wooded valleys of the central eastern Andes in Bolivia and Peru, at elevations of 1,500 m (4,900 ft...
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Chachani is the highest of the mountains near the city of Arequipa in southern Peru.As a result of the very low precipitation in the Arequipa area, Chachani does not have a permanent ice cap or glacie...
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Red-winged Tinamou
The red-winged tinamou (Rhynchotus rufescens) is a medium-sized ground-living bird from central and eastern South America. Other common names for the species include perdiz grande, rufous tinamou, an...
Cuisine of Colombia
Colombian cuisine includes the cooking traditions and practices of Colombia's Caribbean shoreline, Pacific coast, mountains, jungle, and ranchlands. Colombian cuisine varies regionally and is influenc...
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Sport in Colombia
Sports in Colombia refers to the practice of sports in Colombia. There are professional sports leagues, as well as amateur leagues for numerous sports. Football and cycling are the most popular sports...
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