Peru is home to some of the world’s greatest wonders, and to one of the world’s great ancient civilizations – the Incas. The Incan way of life is still celebrated in modern day Peru, 500 years after the Incan world was destroyed by the Spanish conquistadores. A narrow-gauge railway through the high Andes leads to what is reputably one of the most beautiful and spiritually-uplifting places on Earth – Machu Picchu.
Join The Art Explorers as they explore the culture and history of Peru’s cosmopolitan city of Lima that overlooks the Earth-blue waters of the Pacific Ocean. Experience the Afro-Peruvian community in El Carmen, and visit with well-known musical, visual, and performance artists. Regina reconnects with an old friend who creates marionettes that tell stories handedWatch Now >>
Trujillo, Peru was founded in the early 16th century by the Spanish conquistadores. Three miles from Trujillo, on the Pacific coast of northern Peru, legend says that the city of Chan Chan was created 1,000 years ago by the God Naymlap who came from the ocean. A city once coated in gold, it served asWatch Now >>
On the east coast of Australia, beyond the suburbs of the big cities and bounded by the Pacific Ocean, you can find some of the wildest national parks on the planet. Blue Mountains National Park, the immense eucalyptus forests, the magnificent deep gorges, Fraser Island, Lake McKenzie — all will show you how amazing andWatch Now >>