One of the world’s great railway journeys is the trip from Lima to Huancayo over the central Andes.
The book “Cosmos Moche,” the first part of a collection — “Enigmas of Ancient Peru” — is going on sale this week. It includes an English translation and a CD about the Temple of the Moon.
A new Kindle Edition of the master narrative “The Conquest of the Incas” by John Hemming is now live, on Amazon and Apple.
In 1532, the Inca Ñusta Quispe Sisa was just 15 years old. She attracted the attention of Conquistador Francisco Pizarro, a 54-year-old bachelor, who was charmed by the girl’s cheerful nature and vivacious manner.
English-speaking travelers to Peru routinely brush up on their Spanish in preparation for their journey.