Palpa is a town in Southern Peru, capital of the province Palpa in the region Ica.
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552 Articles of interest in Peru
The Oxapampa Province (Spanish: Provincia de Oxapampa) is the largest of three provinces that make up the Pasco Region in Peru.
Lamas is the capital of the Lamas Province, situated in the San Martín Region of northern Peru. There are 16 871 inhabitants, according to the 2007 census.
Paron Lake is the largest lake in the Cordillera Blanca, on the Peruvian Andes, 32 km E from the city Caraz, at 4185 m asl.
Laguna de Paca also known as Paca Lagoon, is a placid lake in Peru. It is located 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) north of the historic town of Jauja, which was once the capital of Peru, before Lima was built as its new capital. The lake precincts is habitat …
Juanjuí is a town in Northern Peru, capital of the province Mariscal Cáceres in the San Martín Region and located in the left edge of Huallaga River.
Huaquillas is a town in western El Oro, a province of SW Ecuador.
Huanta is a town in Central Peru, capital of the province Huanta in the region Ayacucho.
Estadio Miguel Grau is a multi-use stadium in Piura, Peru, built in 1958. It is currently used by football team Atlético Grau.
The Estadio Max Augustín is a multi-purpose stadium in Iquitos, Peru. It is the home ground of the football (soccer) team Colegio Nacional Iquitos and several other Copa Perú teams from Iquitos and the surrounding region. The stadium holds 24,576 pe…
The Estadio Jorge Basadre, previously known as the Estadio Modelo, is a multi-purpose stadium in Tacna, Peru named after historian Jorge Basadre. It is currently used as a football stadium in the Primera Division Peruana by Coronel Bolognesi. The st…
Estadio Huancayo is a multi-use stadium in Huancayo, Peru. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home of Sport Huancayo and Deportivo Junín. Other teams that previously used the stadium are Deportivo Wanka and Meteor Junin.
Escuela Nacional Superior Autónoma de Bellas Artes del Perú” (ENSABAP) is a fine arts school in Lima, Peru. It is located in Barrios Altos, a suburb of Lima District. It was founded in 1918, by President José Pardo y Barreda and Peruvian painter Dan…
The El Sira Communal Reserve (Spanish: Reserva Comunal El Sira) is a protected area in Peru created on 22 June 2001 and located in three regions: the Huánuco Region (Puerto Inca Province), the Pasco Region (Oxapampa Province) and the Ucayali Region …
El Frontón is an island off the coast of Callao, Peru.
Cutervo National Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional de Cutervo) is the oldest National Park in Peru. It was established September 8, 1961 by means of Law N° 13694 by the Peruvian Government as the first protected natural area created. Its creator was Sa…
The Chinchipe River is a river in northern Peru.
The Chincha Province is one of five provinces of the Ica Region of Peru. The capital of the province is the city of Chincha Alta.
Cañón del Pato (Spanish: Duck Canyon) is on the Rio Santa (Santa River) at the north end of the Callejón de Huaylas (Corridor of Huaylas) in north-central Peru. The mostly rocky canyon walls are too steep and arid for cultivation, and in only a few …
The "Casa del Moral" (House of the Moral) is a large ancestral house built around 1730 in Arequipa, Peru. Favored by tourists, it is one of the best and well-preserved samples of baroque-mestizo civil architecture in Peru. The name of the house deri…
Carhuaz is a town in Peru located in the Ancash Region, Carhuaz Province, Carhuaz District. It is situated at 34 km from Huaraz, at 2,688 msnm. Its temperature average is from 12 to 14 degrees Celsius.
Comandante FAP Guillermo del Castillo Paredes Airport (IATA: TPP, ICAO: SPST) is an airport serving Tarapoto, Peru. It is owned by CORPAC S.A, a government-run organization that oversees the management of Peruvian airports, but it is run by Aeropuer…
Barranca is a city in central Peru, capital of the province Barranca in the region Lima.
Assis Brasil is a municipality located in the south of the Brazilian state of Acre. Its population is 5351 (as of 2007) and its area is 2,876 km².
Ascope is a town in Northern Peru, capital of the province Ascope in the region La Libertad.
The Antenor Orrego Private University is a Peruvian private university located in Trujillo city, La Libertad Region.
Andoas is a city in the Loreto Region of Peru. It is located very close to the Ecuadorian border. It is located 696 km. (435 mi.) from the regions capital, Iquitos. It is located at around (2°54′9″S76°24′9″W).
The 2005 northern Peru earthquake occurred on September 25, 2005 at 20:56 local time (01:56 UTC), with a magnitude of 7.5. It resulted in the deaths of at least five people.
Cajabamba Province is a province of the Cajamarca Region in Peru.
The Tumbes River (Spanish: Río Tumbes or Río Túmbez in Peru; Río Puyango in Ecuador), is a river in South America.
The Tumbes Mangals National Sanctuary is a national park located in the Tumbes Region of Peru. It contains many species of flora and fauna.
San Juan de Marcona is the capital of the Marcona District of Nazca Province, Ica Region, Peru.
San Juan District is one of twenty-one districts of the province Lucanas in Peru.
San Antonio de Putina Province is a province of the Puno Region in Peru.
Punta Pariñas is the westernmost point in mainland South America, located at (04°40′45″S81°19′35″W).
Pallqaqucha (Quechua pallqa, p'allqa, p'alqa forked, branched, fork, qucha lake, hispanicized spelling Palcacocha) is a glacier lake in the Andes mountain range of South America in northwestern Peru located in the Ancash Region, Huaraz Province.