Tag Archives: Andes

Patrimonio cultural intangible, sostenibilidad y una danza del Perú: la Huaconada de Mito

También disponible en inglés aquí. Algunos podrían pensar y decir que esto es solo un oscuro baile local. La Huaconada se realiza en Mito, ubicada a 3,286 m de altura en los Andes del Perú los tres primeros días de … Continue reading

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Intangible Cultural Heritage, Sustainability and a Dance from Peru: the Huaconada de Mito

Also available in Spanish here Some might think and say this is just an obscure local dance. The Huaconada is performed in Mito, located 3,286 m high up in the Andes of Peru on just the first three days of … Continue reading

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La chacra de Manuel, Jaén, Perú

Piscina y producción Manuel tiene al menos dos puestos de trabajo para mantener su familia en Jaén, en la región de Cajamarca, Perú. Por las mañanas esta limpiendo la piscina en la base de la nueva, de diseño elegante Hotel … Continue reading

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Manuel’s chacra, Jaén, Peru

Working pool and produce Manuel has at least two jobs to keep things going for his family in Jaén, in the Cajamarca region of Peru. In the mornings, he is up bright and early checking and cleaning the swimming pool … Continue reading

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In the style of Martín Chambi: images inspired by a pioneering Peruvian photographer

  Social documentary photography The Peruvian photographer Martín Chambi (1891-1973) was a pioneer of social documentary photography and what we would now call street photography. Martín Jerónimo Chambi Jiménez began his career around 1908, working as an assistant in the Arequipa … Continue reading

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Take the train down the Urubamba Valley to Machu Picchu

“It’s about the journey not just the destination” is a phrase that came to mind when I was looking at some photographs I took in Peru four years ago this month. After spending a while in the high Andean city of … Continue reading

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