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  1. Calls for crackdown after politicians' $144,000 taxpayer-funded tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | ABC News

    Federal politicians are facing calls to urgently tighten overseas travel rules, after details of a $144,000 taxpayer-funded South American trip were revealed. Documents obtained under Freedom of Information list the famous attractions, five-star hotels and top restaurants on the two-week, country-hopping itinerary.

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  2. Saanich cyclists on path to roll through every continentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    When Chris Wille cycled through South America last year he was bitten by a dog, suffered an allergic response to a prescription drug and endured a gastrointestinal bug. But there was no way the 55-year-old Saanichite was getting off his bike for any of the 13,300-kilometre South American Epic.

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  3. German tourist falls to his death while posing for photo atop Machu PicchuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    Visitor take photos with their mobile phones at the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in Cusco, Dec. 2, 2014. The tourist, identified by the BBC and Peruvian media as 51-year-old Oliver Park, died Wednesday after slipping from a ledge and falling approximately 130 feet.

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  4. German tourist taking flying selfie plunges 100 metres to his death ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Daily Mail

    German tourist taking flying selfie plunges 100 metres to his death after losing his footing at the top of a Machu Picchu ravine A German tourist plunged to his death while trying to take a 'flying selfie' at the Machu Picchu site in the Peruvian Andes. Oliver Park, 51, is believed to have scrambled down to the edge of a ravine, ignoring a number of safety signs, before leaping into the air.

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  5. Lima: Pure heaven in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    Peru is one of those places you go to once and fall head over heels in love. It will surprise you, enchant you and have you craving for more.

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  6. Where to Eat Peruvian Food Around Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Eater

    On a hot day, few meals can reenergize eaters like fresh fish and chilled potatoes accompanied by a Pisco sour. More diners should consider exploring the cuisine of Peru during the warm weather.

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  7. Aspen crew skis the land of the IncasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Aspen Times

    Mike and Steve Marolt have tackled more challenging peaks than 20,630-foot Mount Ampato in Peru, but they said the otherworldly setting and the legacy of the Inca Ice Maiden made it their most fascinating adventure yet. The Marolt twins of Aspen were part of a crew of five men who climbed and skied the dormant volcano in the southern Andes in May. Their colleagues were Jim Giles, Jon Gibons and Mike Maple, all of Aspen.

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  8. Peru vote shaped by ex-leader's legacy goes down to wireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    An indigenous woman from a village deep in the Andes votes at a polling station in the southeastern Peruvian town of Urubamba, an hour away from Cuzco, on June 5, 2016. An indigenous woman from a village deep in the Andes votes at a polling station in the southeastern Peruvian town of Urubamba, an hour away from Cuzco, on June 5, 2016.

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  9. Pilgrims crowd Peru's Snow Star Festival fearing for a sacred glacierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Ukukus - men dressed as mythical half-man, half-bear creatures - light candles on the glacier of the Qullqipunqu mountain, as part of the syncretic three-day festival Qoyllur Riti in Peru's Cusco region. Sinkara Valley, Peru: Tens of thousands of pilgrims crowd an Andean valley, with dancers in multi-layered skirts and musicians with drums and flutes performing non-stop over three days.

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  10. Thousands of Peruvian pilgrims attend Snow Star FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Newsday

    In this May 24, 2016 photo, a pilgrim carrying his son on his back, plays a traditional Andean flute known as a quena, as he walks the five miles to the Sanctuary of the Lord of the Qoyllur Rit'i, to take part in the syncretic festival of the same name, translated from the Quechua language as Snow Star, in the Sinakara Valley, in Peru's Cusco region. Photo Credit: AP In this May 24, 2016 photo, a pilgrim carrying his son on his back, plays a traditional Andean flute known as a quena, as he walks the five miles to the Sanctuary of the Lord of the Qoyllur Rit'i, to take part in the syncretic festival of the same name, translated from the Quechua language as Snow Star, in the Sinakara Valley, in Peru's Cusco region.

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  11. Ap Photos: a selection of pictures from the past weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... from tear gas fired by Iraqi security forces in Baghdad; and people walking through heavy rain during a storm in Cuzco, Peru.

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  12. Ap Photos: a selection of pictures from the past weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Salon

    Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week's gallery features an Ultra-Orthodox Jewish boy watching a bonfire during a religious celebration in Jerusalem; protesters running from tear gas fired by Iraqi security forces in Baghdad; and people walking through heavy rain during a storm in Cuzco, Peru.

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  13. Barry treks Peru for defibrillator projectRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Coleraine Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Portrush businessman is currently trekking through Peru towards the world famous Machu Picchu landmark - to raise funds for a community defibrillator.

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  14. Oropouche fever outbreak in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Crofs Blogs

    It's a remarkably quiet Sunday so far: no MERS cases in Saudi Arabia, little Zika news, not even much about the Fort McMurray fire except that it's grown as predicted. But I did find this RPP report on the Cuban website Vigilancia en Salud PAoblica: Fiebre del Oropouche registra 51 casos en Cusco, PerAo .[51 cases of Oropouche fever reported in Cuzco, Peru] Excerpt, with my translation: La fiebre de Oropouche o fiebre de Orepuche, un nuevo virus proveniente de la selva del Brasil, ha generado zozobra en Madre de Dios y tambiA n en Cusco, registrA ndose en lo que va del aA o 51 casos confirmados por el Instituto Nacional de Salud .

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  15. Peru backpacker Harry Greaves died of 'multiple injuries'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | IcNetwork

    A tourist whose body was discovered at the bottom of a cliff in Peru died of "severe multiple injuries", an inquest heard. Harry Greaves, 29, was found in a ravine near where he was camping in Pisac in the region of Cusco, almost two weeks after he was last seen.

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  16. New Peruvian restaurant coming to West Brighton: What's the food like?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | SILive.com

    Cuzco is opening soon at 1190 Forest Avenue. This West Brighton storefront subsequently gives Staten Island its third Peruvian restaurant.

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  17. Photos: How Siena students do Spring BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    The Philadelphia Saints enjoy a meal with chaperones Judy Dougherty, Director of the Franciscan Center for Service and Advocacy and Fr. Dennis Tamburello, O.F.M. The Philadelphia Saints enjoy a meal with chaperones Judy Dougherty, Director of the Franciscan Center for Service and Advocacy and Fr.

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  18. Latin Restaurants in Sonoma County: From Peru to Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Press Democrat

    Put down the burrito and just say no to the chimichanga. Here in Sonoma County, taqueria fare is as familiar as pizza or burgers, but have you really delved deeper into Latin cuisine? Way beyond tamales and tacos is a world of authentic flavors from the unique regions of Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.

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  19. Panoro Reports Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment For Antilla Copper-Molybdenum ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    Panoro Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has received the results of an independent Preliminary Economic Assessment of the Company's 100% owned Antilla project in Peru. The Antilla project is a copper-molybdenum porphyry deposit, located 140 km south west of the city of Cuzco, in the Apurimac region in Southern Peru.

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  20. The Most Amazing Locations From The Golden Age Of Film & TVRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Lifehack.org

    Today, the locations are as much the stars as the actors and directors themselves. To celebrate the 'golden age' of film and TV we're living in, travel experts Expedia have developed The World On Screen , an interactive guide to the most amazing, interesting locations seen in movies and TV.

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