Peru, in the News:

    Fast Food and Peru

    bad data and sensationalism

    In a slowly progressing series of global media blunders news agencies like the Economist†, Bloomberg* and our own beloved Peru this Week†† made outlandish claims about Peru having the highest density of fast-food restaurants in the world. Thankfully for Peru, all such claims were and still are untrue. However, the real story that the Fast-Food. . .


    Peru Maintains Lead: World Top Culinary Destination and More!

    Huaca Pucllana adobe and clay pyramid

    For the second year in a row, Peru was named South America's Leading Culinary Destination by the World Travel Awards, which is considered by some to be 'the Oscars of the travel industry'. Last December the same organization named Peru the 'World's Leading Culinary Destination'. Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the organization accepts votes from. . .