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Peru and Chile closed borders to foreign travelers
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Peru and Chile closed borders to foreign travelers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2020

Chile and Peru are closing their border as of today while Latin America's largest airline LATAM  said it was reducing ... Read More

Delta Air Lines and LATAM to launch codeshare in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru
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Delta Air Lines and LATAM to launch codeshare in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2019

Delta Air Lines and LATAM will launch codeshare for flights operated by certain LATAM affiliates in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru ... Read More

Jamaica and Peru Discuss Ways to Strengthen Bilateral Relations
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Jamaica and Peru Discuss Ways to Strengthen Bilateral Relations

editor editor- December 3, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica is in discussions with the Government of Peru to collaborate in areas ... Read More

Jamaica now most-connected country from South America
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Jamaica now most-connected country from South America

editor editor- December 2, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, announced a new flight from Lima, Peru, to Montego Bay that was inaugurated this ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett upbeat about Peru Flight to Jamaica
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett upbeat about Peru Flight to Jamaica

editor editor- November 1, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, (seen right in photo) in discussion with Chilean Ambassador to Jamaica, His Excellency Euduaro ... Read More

A Complete Guide to the Nursing Industry in Latin America
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A Complete Guide to the Nursing Industry in Latin America

editor editor- October 21, 2019

Latin America has seen tremendous societal growth and development in the past 50 years, bringing entire industries and markets to ... Read More

Peruvian Airlines stopped operation with bank accounts frozen
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Peruvian Airlines stopped operation with bank accounts frozen

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 4, 2019

Peruvian Airlines seems to be out of business after their bank accounts were temporarily frozen by Peruvian authorities. The airline ... Read More

8.0 Earthquake has potential to be devastating in Peru
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8.0 Earthquake has potential to be devastating in Peru

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

A potential devastating earthquake measuring  8.0 just shook Peru at 7.41 UTC time. However, the remoteness of the epic center ... Read More

Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent
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Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Fraport AG has purchased a further 10-percent stake in Lima Airport Partners S.R.L. (LAP) – operator consortium of Jorge Chavez ... Read More

Emergency statement for tourists in Peru from PROMPERU
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Emergency statement for tourists in Peru from PROMPERU

editor editor- May 11, 2019

In response to the farming strike announced for May 13, 2019 in Cusco, PROMPERU has issued the following information: On ... Read More

Brazilian GOL Airlines announces its 15th international destination
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Brazilian GOL Airlines announces its 15th international destination

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A., Brazil's domestic airline, announced today the expansion of its international network with regular flights to ... Read More

Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city
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Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city

editor editor- April 19, 2019

Machu Picchu Pueblo is the first city in Latin America to sustainably manage 100% of its solid waste. Through the ... Read More

Peru working to welcome more tourists to Machu Picchu
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Peru working to welcome more tourists to Machu Picchu

editor editor- April 10, 2019

The Executive Branch of the Government of Peru is working on a land management proposal for Machu Picchu said Prime ... Read More

Inca city welcomed biggest cruise ship ever
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Inca city welcomed biggest cruise ship ever

editor editor- March 16, 2019

Modernization works continue generating a positive impact on the Inca country's tourism industry, and this includes cruises. Peru's tourist city ... Read More

Best honeymoon destinations for every zodiac sign in 2019
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Best honeymoon destinations for every zodiac sign in 2019

editor editor- March 5, 2019

Find the best honeymoon destinations for your zodiac sign in 2019 right here. There should be no difficulty finding the ... Read More

Massive 7.0 earthquake recorded in Peru
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Massive 7.0 earthquake recorded in Peru

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 1, 2019

A massive 7.0 earthquake shook a remote part in the Peruvian Andes this morning. Damage is expected to be light ... Read More

Toronto to Quito on Air Canada: A great development for Ecuador Tourism
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Toronto to Quito on Air Canada: A great development for Ecuador Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

Air Canada will launch new, non-stop service between Toronto and Quito, Ecuador.The new route, to be operated three-times weekly on a seasonal basis by ... Read More

Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border  region
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Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border region

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 22, 2019

A major earthquake shook the border region between Ecuador and Peru this morning. Even though an earthquake of this magnitude ... Read More

Explorer Guide of Peruvian hotel dies in gift shop break-in
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Explorer Guide of Peruvian hotel dies in gift shop break-in

editor editor- February 21, 2019

At 8:20 pm last night, February 19, 2019, a group of armed delinquents broke into the hotel gift shop at ... Read More

Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15
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Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2019

At least 15 people were killed and 29 others were injured when wedding in the Peruvian city of Abancay has ... Read More

New passenger record achieved at FRA
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New passenger record achieved at FRA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 14, 2019

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) served more than 69.5 million passengers in 2018, thus posting a new record high in the airport's ... Read More

LATAM announces new Caribbean destination, increases connectivity from Lima
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LATAM announces new Caribbean destination, increases connectivity from Lima

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 14, 2018

LATAM Airlines Group today announced two new flights from its Lima hub including a new Caribbean destination, Montego Bay (Jamaica), ... Read More

Strong earthquake strikes Chile
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Strong earthquake strikes Chile

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2018

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck 55 miles NE from Iquique, Chile today. The strong quake was also felt in Bolivia and ... Read More

7.1 earthquake in the Peru, Bolivia and Brazil border region
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7.1 earthquake in the Peru, Bolivia and Brazil border region

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 24, 2018

A powerful earthquake just hit Peru near the borders with Brazil and Bolivia. No word on damage or injuries. 7.1 ... Read More

Plane makes hard landing in Peru after nose gear fails to deploy
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Plane makes hard landing in Peru after nose gear fails to deploy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 20, 2018

Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 passenger airplane with 64 people on board made a hair-raising landing at Jorge Chávez International Airport. Read More

Nine Chilean passenger planes forced to land over phony bomb threats
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Nine Chilean passenger planes forced to land over phony bomb threats

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 18, 2018

Nine planes in Chilean, Peruvian and Argentinian airspace have been forced to make emergency landings over bomb threats. Read More

7 attractions that will make you want to visit Peru’s Amazonas
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7 attractions that will make you want to visit Peru’s Amazonas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 3, 2018

Amazonas in northern Peru dripping with verdant rainforest, rugged mountain ranges, deep valleys, river gorges, and pre-Incan remnants. Read More

Protesting tourists cause train crash near Machu Picchu
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Protesting tourists cause train crash near Machu Picchu

editor editor- July 31, 2018

A train stopped because of protesting domestic tourists who blocked the track near the ancient Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, ... Read More

Peru welcomed more than 50,000 tourists to stunning event
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Peru welcomed more than 50,000 tourists to stunning event

editor editor- July 5, 2018

Some 50,000 people gathered on the surrounding hills of Cusco (Emufec) in Peru with the purpose of seeing the impressive ... Read More

What are top ten cities to go in the world? Punta Cana ? Cusco? Djerba? Palma? Phuket?
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What are top ten cities to go in the world? Punta Cana ? Cusco? Djerba? Palma? Phuket?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2018

According to the latest Global Destination Cities Index, the international destinations with the highest concentration of visitors traveling for relaxation ... Read More

SELA and CAN to deal with regional migration in Perú
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SELA and CAN to deal with regional migration in Perú

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2018

The Permanent Secretariat of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA), jointly with the General Secretariat of the Andean ... Read More

Central Pacific Coast of Peru under Tsunami Warning after 7.1 earthquake
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Central Pacific Coast of Peru under Tsunami Warning after 7.1 earthquake

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 14, 2018

A 7.1 earthquake near the Pacific Coast of Central Peru  at 4. triggers a tsunami warning at 4.42 am local ... Read More

Bus plunges off cliff in Peru killing at least 25
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Bus plunges off cliff in Peru killing at least 25

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2018

At least 25 people were killed in Peru when the bus in which they were traveling crashed into a truck, ... Read More

LATAM Airlines inaugurates flight to Costa Rica
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LATAM Airlines inaugurates flight to Costa Rica

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2018

The airline group will operate the new route to San José from Lima, offering connections from cities including Santiago, Buenos ... Read More

Air Canada Montreal to Lima non-stop
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Air Canada Montreal to Lima non-stop

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 17, 2017

The arrival of flight AC1942 at Lima's Jorge Chávez International Airport this morning marks the successful launch Air Canada's non-stop ... Read More

Peru named ‘Best Culinary Destination’ at World Travel Awards
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Peru named ‘Best Culinary Destination’ at World Travel Awards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2017

Currently there are three Peruvian restaurants that are on the list of The 50 Best Restaurants in the World Read More

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