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My first impression of Lima was a hot, sprawling city (with no subway) similar to Los Angeles or maybe Miami. The longer I was there (5 days in total), I began to see other sides of it. First, there’s Miraflores, … Continue reading

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Chawaytiri/Inka Road/Tinkay Ceremony

This week I attended a Smithsonian slide show talk and movie that Jose Barreiro, the assistant director of research, gave about his November 2010 journey on the Inka Road with the Chawaytiri, a Quechua-speaking community of weavers and herders in … Continue reading

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