Monthly Archives: May 2017

Cusco part 1 – On the way to Machu Picchu – Ollantataymbo

As they often say one needs a vacation from one’s vacation. This would ring very true for us in this case. Aside: The adventure begins before we even leave Lima – taxi issues Alas despite Lima being a huge city … Continue reading

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Peppers, peppers and more peppers!! A visit to UNALM

As part of my research, I went to interview a professor of agronomy, Dr. Saray Siura, at the Universidad Agraria de La Molina (Agrarian University of La Molina), located in an outer suburb of Lima.  The university has a land … Continue reading

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All things food part 2

I forgot some very important topics… so here’s a part 2   Beer & booze Alcohol is sold at any store, no conservative regulations here.  There is a legal drinking age as per usual but I have no idea when … Continue reading

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