Stories about Peru from January, 2016
Peruvians can be protective of their national cuisine. Radio Ambulante's Daniel Alarcón spoke with two people who dared to speak their mind about the food, with very different results.
Luisa has made history. She is unwittingly part of a group of transgender women who are taking on roles in a media cabinet and occupying political offices in Latin America.
"Thanks, Brando, because without knowing you weren't just returning a wallet... you were returning hope to the country!!"
There are 4,500 varieties of potato in Peru, whose International Potato Center has been tasked with helping NASA find the best one for potential farming on Mars.
Wititi is the most characteristic cultural expression of the people that live in the River Colca valley, in Arequipa, Peru.