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Peruvian Airlines stopped operation with bank accounts frozen

Peruvian Airlines stopped operation with bank accounts frozen

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

8.0 Earthquake has potential to be devastating in Peru

8.0 Earthquake has potential to be devastating in Peru

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

Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent

Fraport Raises Stake in Lima Airport to 80 Percent

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

Emergency statement for tourists in Peru from PROMPERU

Emergency statement for tourists in Peru from PROMPERU

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

Brazilian GOL Airlines announces its 15th international destination

Brazilian GOL Airlines announces its 15th international destination

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

Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city

Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city

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

Peru working to welcome more tourists to Machu Picchu

Peru working to welcome more tourists to Machu Picchu

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

Inca city welcomed biggest cruise ship ever

Inca city welcomed biggest cruise ship ever

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

Best honeymoon destinations for every zodiac sign in 2019

Best honeymoon destinations for every zodiac sign in 2019

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

Massive 7.0 earthquake recorded in Peru

Massive 7.0 earthquake recorded in Peru

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

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

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

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 ... Read More

Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border  region

Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border region

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

New passenger record achieved at FRA

New passenger record achieved at FRA

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

LATAM announces new Caribbean destination, increases connectivity from Lima

LATAM announces new Caribbean destination, increases connectivity from Lima

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

Strong earthquake strikes Chile

Strong earthquake strikes Chile

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

7.1 earthquake in the Peru, Bolivia and Brazil border region

7.1 earthquake in the Peru, Bolivia and Brazil border region

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

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

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

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

Nine Chilean passenger planes forced to land over phony bomb threats

Nine Chilean passenger planes forced to land over phony bomb threats

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

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

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

Protesting tourists cause train crash near Machu Picchu

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

Peru welcomed more than 50,000 tourists to stunning event

Peru welcomed more than 50,000 tourists to stunning event

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

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

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

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

SELA and CAN to deal with regional migration in Perú

SELA and CAN to deal with regional migration in Perú

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

Central Pacific Coast of Peru under Tsunami Warning after 7.1 earthquake

Central Pacific Coast of Peru under Tsunami Warning after 7.1 earthquake

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

Bus plunges off cliff in Peru killing at least 25

Bus plunges off cliff in Peru killing at least 25

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

LATAM Airlines inaugurates flight to Costa Rica

LATAM Airlines inaugurates flight to Costa Rica

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

Air Canada Montreal to Lima non-stop

Air Canada Montreal to Lima non-stop

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

Peru named ‘Best Culinary Destination’ at World Travel Awards

Peru named ‘Best Culinary Destination’ at World Travel Awards

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

Lima accounts for over a half of Peru´s tourism

Lima accounts for over a half of Peru´s tourism

Travel & Tourism contributes 4.6% of Lima’s GDP, a total of US$4.5bn in 2016 Read More

Peru and Fraport agree on major airport expansion at Lima Airport

Peru and Fraport agree on major airport expansion at Lima Airport

Lima Airport Partners, S.R.L. (LAP) – a Fraport AG majority-owned company – and the government of Peru yesterday signed ... Read More

Peru claimed vacation capital of South America for British holidaymakers

Peru claimed vacation capital of South America for British holidaymakers

A major British tour operator has named Peru as the go-to country of choice for UK holidaymakers looking to ... Read More