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Immagini nelle vicinanze di Peru

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A: Huaca San Marcos 2

di Jesus Bahamonde Schreiber, 110 metri di distanza

Huaca San Marcos 2

B: Huaca San Marcos

di Jesus Bahamonde Schreiber, 140 metri di distanza

Huaca San Marcos

C: Auditorio Dai Hall

di jesus Panta, 4.5 km di distanza

Auditorio Dai Hall

D: Edificio multifamiliar diseñado por el Arq. Manuel Villaran Freire

di Ivan Schuler Pascasio, 4.6 km di distanza

Este edificio multifamiliar diseñado por el Arq. Manuel Villaran Freire va ser derrumbado próximament...

Edificio multifamiliar diseñado por el Arq. Manuel Villaran Freire

E: Jorge Chavez, Lima Airport, Peru

di jose-ignacio-teran, 4.6 km di distanza

Jorge Chavez, Lima Airport, Peru

F: Edificio multifamiliar diseñado por el Arq. Manuel Villaran Freire 02

di Ivan Schuler Pascasio, 4.6 km di distanza

Este edificio multifamiliar diseñado por el Arq. Manuel Villaran Freire va ser derrumbado próximament...

Edificio multifamiliar diseñado por el Arq. Manuel Villaran Freire 02

G: Jorge Chavez Airport 2 of Lima, Peru

di jose-ignacio-teran, 4.8 km di distanza

Jorge Chavez Airport 2 of Lima, Peru

H: Bolognesi square of Lima

di jose-ignacio-teran, 4.9 km di distanza

Bolognesi square of Lima

I: Square San Martín.

di Edgar Asencios Miranda, 5.1 km di distanza

Plaza San Martín en Lima Perú.

Square San Martín.

J: 9 de Mayo street of Lima

di jose-ignacio-teran, 5.1 km di distanza

9 de Mayo street of Lima

Questo panorama è stato scattato in Peru, South America

Questa è una vista generale di South America

South America makes up the southern half of the Americas and a large part of Latin America. It's home to the world's longest mountain range, biggest waterfall and largest river -- even these mammoths pale in comparison to the stunning variety of life forms thriving in the rainforest.

To the northwest, off the coast of Ecuador, lie the Galapagos Islands, which are unique for hosting species not found anywhere else on earth. These were the subject of study for Charles Darwin in his theory of evolution, which he himself said will require proof in every single case.

The main languages in South America are Spanish and Portugese, which basically tells you which European countries colonized the place. The South American wars of independence took place over two decades in the early 19th century, led by Simon Bolivar of Venezuela and Jose san Martin of Argentina.

Following liberation from Portugal and Spain, South America took off into its own development, capitalizing on the rich deposits of oil, gold, copper, silver and tango musicians.

Brazil is the largest country in South America and home to one of the world's best parties, Carnaval. Have you heard of samba music? How about bossa nova? Maybe dancing for three days straight?

I can't say enough good things about South America. All the world's continents have amazing secrets and treasures laying in wait for your discovery, but in South America... just have a look at our pictures while you're waiting for online confirmation of your plane tickets to hit your inbox.

Text by Steve Smith.

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