Topics :: Peru

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Lima Essentials: Pisco, Ceviche & Tips From a Local

By Kelsy Chauvin | Jun 27
Writer Kelsy Chauvin heads to Lima, Peru, to discover pisco sours, ceviche, and a burgeoning LGBT scene.

Hiking Machu Picchu

Oct 10
The Incas' "lost city" is one of the world's iconic destinations, with over 1.2 million visitors in 2015.

Where to Go in 2015: Peru

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 3
Head south of the border in 2015 for a culturally rich expedition through Peru.

Peruvian Dad Accused of Setting Gay, HIV+ Son on Fire

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 19
A 22-year-old man says his father tried to light him on fire because neighbors constantly made fun of the victim’s sexual orientation and because he was HIV positive.

White Party Cocktails

Nov 13
The 28th Annual White Party kicks off in Miami November 19th and revelers will be kicking off everything that isn’t white and living la vida loca for a week-long celebration that fundraises for HIV/AIDS. 

LAN Airlines Launches New LGBT Website

Jan 1
LAN’s new LGBT microsite features a host of information and resources for the prospective traveler to South America. It includes detailed descriptions of key South American destinations with information of interest to gay and lesbian travelers.

La Cerveceria Opens on New York’s Bowery

Oct 15
With a concentration on American craft beers from the realms of international, small, and landmark producers, La Cerveceria introduces South American tapas with sharp Peruvian influences to the bustling Bowery.

Peru Celebrates Machu Picchu Amid Tourism Worries

As the country prepares to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the rediscovery of the "Lost City of the Incas," archaeologists are warning that a heavy flow of visitors and poor administration are threatening one of the wonders of the world.

Uncovering Lima, Peru’s Latest Treasure

By Mark Thompson | Apr 28
For too long, visitors to Peru have landed in Lima, the country’s capital and largest city - and headed directly to Cuzco or Machu Picchu. Now, more and more LGBT travelers are discovering the charms and wonders of Lima, "City of Kings."

Capturing Lima, Peru in Photos

Capturing Lima, Peru in Photos

Apr 28
Located on a desert coast overlooking the Pacific, Lima, Peru was recently designated the "Gastronomic Capital of the Americas." Small wonder that more and more LGBT travelers are eating their way through Lima. Check out the photos!

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