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Summer in February: A Memoir of Lima, Peru and Its Beaches

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Right in the heart of the Andes is Cusco, one of the few cities deliberately preserved after the Spanish conquest in the 16th century. The Ceiba Tops Lodge complex was a beautiful setting on the Peruvian Amazon and visiting the rain forest and the river towns/villages was such a contrast to the high plateau portion of Peru (e.g., Cuzco and Puno) and the desert coastal region (i.e., Lima). This has involved changing an entrenched culture of burning wood for fuel.

Pages: 240

Publisher: Quality Insights (December 21, 2009)

ISBN: 0984392904

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