5 Novels to read before you visit the wonders of Peru

“I was in Peru and visited a building near Lima built by the Incas. It was low in height, with no windows at all, but all the way in the back there was air movement. And I couldn’t figure out how they’d done it; it was incredible.” Frank Gehry There are as many reasons to…

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Are you an adventurer? How should you visit Machu Picchu?

Homer Simpson visits Machu Picchu in 2008. When a stream of A-list celebrities began flocking to Machu Picchu (including Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz, Susan Sarandon, and Richard Gere), perhaps the famous of them all was the Simpson family. In the episode “Lost Verizon,” the family arrives at the lost city searching for Lisa; Marge falls…

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