Culture

Cultural experiences making life oh so rich!

  • The Brüning Museum, Capturing our Imagination

    Visiting the Brüning Museum in Lambayeque, Peru Peru continues to  fascinate us. Its rich and diverse culture can easily capture…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Miro’s Surreal Visions- We want go to Barcelona!

    Given the choice, where would you go? For us, it’s somewhere meaningful. And significant. “You must always plant your feet…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Highlights of Beautiful Peru

    Peru Highlights Peru is Latin America’s third-largest country and a land of spectacular landscapes. There are three distinct regions: the…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • 10 Top Archaeological sites from Mexico to Peru

    If you are fortunate enough to be planning a trip from Mexico through to Peru a wealth of archaeological sites await…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Bones of 25,000 Dead People Buried Under the City of Lima

    The Church & Catacombs at San Francisco Convent One sunny afternoon, Miro, Dave (from gobackpacking.com) and I met in the…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Chavin de Huantar in Peru

    The Ancient Religious Center of Peru  When you think of Peru you think of the Incas, but Chavin de Huantar is actually…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Undisputed Treasure of Guatemala: the Ruins of Tikal

    Exploring Mayan Ruins Miro and I visited the archaeological site of Tikal in December of of 2009. Our experience was profound and prompted my…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Nazca Lines

    Peru’s Massive Geoglyphs The Nazca lines are one of the greatest enigmas of ancient history, how could Miro and I…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Elongated Skulls of Paracas [VIDEO]

    Ancient Aliens? Could human beings have had larger heads at one point, and possibly greater mental abilities? The answer to…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Tucume, the Largest Pyramid Complex in the World

    Lambayeque Archaeological Site There are at least 26 important pyramids, along with enclosures and mounds, in the 540 acres of…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Discover the Magical El Brujo – The Tattooed Mummy of Cao

    The Moche Mummy – the Lady of Cao The story of El Brujo and Lady of Cao as told by…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Sacrifices, Decapitation & Imagination at the Temple of the Sun & Moon

    Moche Culture in Peru Temples of the Sun and Moon We visited the Temples of the Sun and Moon, which…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Chan Chan

    Pre-Inca Cultures of Northern Peru The first cultural site Miro and I saw upon arriving in Peru was the Chimu…

    by Lainie Liberti