Halloween is an American import that, with each successive year, seems to take greater hold in Peru, to the delight of many and the chagrin of some.
We all know that Wonder Woman was a princess of the Amazon, an unconquerable female warrior. Well, Peru has an artisan Wonder Woman of its own.
The first native South American to learn and master the game of chess was the Inca Atahualpa — taught by his Spanish executioners.
You won’t find the customary American trappings of turkey and gravy, but the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday is very much enshrined in Peruvian tradition.