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  1. Four Cornwall women off to seek adventure in the 'Lost City in the Sky'Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Seaway News

    Four Cornwall women are off to Peru for once-in-a-lifetime adventure in the fabled and ancient capital of Cuzco and the lost city of Machu Picchu. CORNWALL, Ontario - Four Cornwall women are off to Peru for once-in-a-lifetime adventure in the fabled and ancient capital of Cuzco and the lost city of Machu Picchu.

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  2. Las Salinas del Maras: Peru's Pre-Incan Salt MinesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bloomberg

    The growing global taste for Peruvian cuisine is increasing interest among foodies and chefs in the country's lesser-known goods, such as pink salt, produced in Maras in the Andes mountains. Around 4,500 ponds cover mountain terraces close to the Sacred Valley of the Incas in Cuzco, at about 4,000 meters above sea level.

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  3. Fire, hunger and heartbreak in crackdown on Peru's illegal miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Stars and Stripes

    Patricia Quispe sat sullen on a black suitcase outside a dismantled mining camp, nursing her baby son and waiting for her husband, who was among 41 wildcat gold miners arrested in Peru's latest crackdown on illegal mining in the Amazon. In a three-day operation that ended last week, Peruvian security forces cleared out nearly six square miles in a crater-pocked jungle zone where some 10,000 people lived.

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  4. Editor's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Reuters

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is seen inside a research bathyscaphe while submerging into the waters of the Black Sea as he takes part in an expedition near Sevastopol, Crimea, August 18, 2015. Guests have breakfast as another guest climbs at the Skylodge Adventure Suites in the Sacred Valley in Cuzco, Peru, August 14, 2015.

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  5. Timaru travel agent Sarah Bartlett wins Peru tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Timaru Herald

    Timaru travel agent Sarah Bartlett says she hopes to see the ancient city of Macchu Picchu on a trip to Peru. Harvey World Travel's Sarah Bartlett left on Friday for a tour of Peru.

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  6. Ap Photos: Raids disrupt, but don't eradicate illegal miningRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | NewsandSentinel.com

    Patricia Quispe sat sullen on a black suitcase outside a dismantled mining camp, nursing her baby son and waiting for her husband, who was among 41 wildcat gold miners arrested in Peru's latest crackdown on illegal mining in the Amazon. In a three-day operation that ended Thursday, Peruvian security forces cleared out nearly six square miles in a crater-pocked jungle zone where some 10,000 people lived.

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  7. Ap Photos: Raids disrupt, but don't eradicate illegal miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    This past week, Peruvian security... . This Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015 aerial photo shows a deforested area known as La Pampa, in Peru's Madre de Dios region.

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  8. Ap Photos: Raids disrupt, but don't eradicate illegal miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Wichita Eagle

    Police stand next to a crater created by gold miners during a police operation to eradicate illegal mining in an area known as La Pampa, in Peru's Madre de Dios region, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015. This past week, Peruvian security forces cleared out nearly six square miles in a crater-pocked jungle zone where some 10,000 people lived, blowing up more than one hundred gasoline engines used to extract gold from the sandy soil.

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  9. Rio Samaya concludes Twilight SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... styles of music and writing original compositions. Sal, born in England and raised in Canada, met Pancho in Cuzco, Peru. With their children grown up, Panco and Sal spend much of their time traveling, seeking out new sounds and styles and playing ...

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  10. Today In Pictures, Aug 5, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The Straits Times

    Birds fly over the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima, western Japan . On August 6, 1945, the U.S. dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, killing about 140,000 by the end of the year in a city of 350,000 residents, in the world's first nuclear attack.

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  11. Long Island restaurants serving tastes of PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Newsday

    The Papa a la Huancaina, a Peruvian salad of sliced potatoes in a spicy cream sauce called Huancaina sauce, is served at Cuzco Peru in Lynbrook. Photo Credit: Heather Walsh The Papa a la Huancaina, a Peruvian salad of sliced potatoes in a spicy cream sauce called Huancaina sauce, is served at Cuzco Peru in Lynbrook.

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  12. Worldwide strengthening El Nino giveth and taketh awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Jan. 15, 1998 file photo, a women sifts through rubble near her destroyed home after much of the town of Santa Teresa in Cuzco, was destroyed by a mudslide brought on by persistent rains attributed El Nino.

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  13. Peru Forces Raid Coca Region Rebel Slave CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Voice of America

    Members of Peru's Shining Path terrorist group are seen in a remote jungle region in southern Peru, Cuzco. Peruvian special forces rescued 26 children and 13 women, some of whom had been held captive for three decades, when they raided a southeastern jungle camp of the left-wing rebel group.

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  14. Peru: 11 dead as truck falls into lakeRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Lima: At least 11 people died and 41 were injured when the truck in which they were travelling plunged into a lake in Peru, a media report said. The incident took place in Peru's Cuzco region on Tuesday.

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  15. Strengthening El Nino good for U.S. and China, bad for Peru and AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Japan Times

    In this Jan. 15, 1998, file photo, a women sifts through rubble near her destroyed home after much of the town of Santa Teresa in Cuzco, Peru, was destroyed by a mudslide brought on by persistent rains attributed El Nino. It can be both godsend and catastrophe.

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  16. Worldwide strengthening El Nino giveth and taketh awayJul 27, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Jan. 15, 1998 file photo, a women sifts through rubble near her destroyed home after much of the town of Santa Teresa in Cuzco, was destroyed by a mudslide brought on by persistent rains attributed El Nino. It can be both godsend and catastrophe.

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  17. Peru exceeds expectations in a journey of discovery to Machu Picchu, Inca TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Canada.com

    The Lost City of the Incas was never truly forgotten. Local farmers knew about it all along, but as far as the rest of the planet is concerned, the day they showed Machu Picchu to Yale academic Hiram Bingham in 1911 was the day these spectacular ruins high in the Andes were discovered.

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  18. Dispense with plastic water bottles with SteriPEN Classic 3: Gear reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    SteriPEN Classic 3 can purify water when traveling overseas, eliminating the need to purchase an endless stream of plastic water bottles. A scourge in rivers, estuaries and empty lots in third world countries, the detritus of plastic is the result of tourists and residents seeking purified water.

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  19. The perfect hotel for thrill seekers hangs 400 feet off the side of a mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... e of a mountain. The hotel, appropriately named the Skylodge Adventure Suites is located in the Sacred Valley of Cuzco, Peru, and consists of three separate but not very private luxury capsules.

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  20. Japan Axes a Giant, $2B Olympic StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Wired

    ... travel company, are three prism-like cabins made from aerospace aluminum, suspended over the Sacred Valley of Cuzco, Peru. These things are decked out: Solar panels power the lamps, down pillows trim the beds, and gourmet meals are at the ready. ...

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