Category Archives: Archeology

Trujillo

Trujillo is one of Peru’s primary cities located on the northern coast of the country. It is best known as a base for exploring two of Peru’s important archeological sites of the Moche and Chimú cultures—Huaca de la Luna/Huaca del … Continue reading

Posted in Archeology, Peru Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Caral

Caral is an archeological site approximately 200 kilometers northeast of Lima, in central Peru, popularized in 1994 by archeologist Ruth Shady. At over 5,000 years old, it is now considered the oldest city in the Americas. There have been six … Continue reading

Posted in Archeology, Peru Travel | Tagged , | 1 Comment