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Fran in Peru

At the top of many travellers' hit lists of Latin America, Peru has much to recommend itself - yet I had never made it there. Thankfully, I was able to rectify this in November when I was offered the opportunity to spend a week visiting Peru's highlights. To my delight, I found it to be everything I... Read more»

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BBC - The Inca: Masters of the Clouds

Follow Dr Jago Cooper, curator of the Americas section in the British museum, on his travels through Ecuador and Peru to reassess the origins, accomplishments and nature of one of the greatest empires the world has ever seen.   In the first episode, Jago begins in Peru and reassesses the achievemen... Read more»

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Peru recipe: Lomo Saltado

A traditional Peruvian favourite, lomo saltado is stir-fried beef and potatoes, Peru style! Ingredients (Serves 2)  - 450g sirloin steak cut in thin slices - 2 garlic cloves, finely diced - Salt & pepper to taste - 3 tablespoons vegetable oil - 1 small red onion cut in thick slices - 2 plum tomatoe... Read more»

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New Lares Adventure

Mountain Lodges of Peru have created a brand new five day flexible walking itinerary, based on the classic Lares Trek in the Urubamba Valley, in the Sacred Valley of the Incas. The trek can be adapted to suit your fitness level and can be extended to include extra hikes or more leisurely days if req... Read more»

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Peru Family Adventure - The Times 20 best half-term adventures

On 21 September Julia Brookes of the Saturday Times picked the 20 best family holidays from around the world and Last Frontiers' Peru Family Adventure was featured. Peru is a real country of highlights - from ancient Inca sites to colonial cities, lush Amazon rainforest to the high Andes - it is ric... Read more»

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Peru in a week - Sunday Times article mentions Last Frontiers

On 26 June Jeremy Lazell, writing in the Sunday Times, set a challenge: which tour operator would you choose to discover the soul of a country in just seven days. Twelve countries were listed, and for Peru (the only chosen country in Latin America) a custom itinerary we had created was chosen as the... Read more»

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John Gimlette in Peru

John Gimlette wrote about the new Orient-Express property, Palacio Nazarenas, in the FT this Saturday. After acclimatising in Cusco, John began an intrepid trek along original Inca footpaths of the Lares valley, with challenging hiking yet comfortable camping. The trek was fully supported with guide... Read more»

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Palacio Nazarenas

A restored 18th century convent which combines traditional Inca architecture with top quality facilities and personal service. Belmond (Formely Orient Express) have just opened the doors to their newest luxury hotel, Palacio Nazarenas. Originally a convent, the historic building, on Inca foundations... Read more»

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