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 as the capital of the mighty Chimu empire.
Peru is a nation of contrasts, with a capital city larger than New York, and villages that have not changed in a thousand years. Incan beliefs are still alive in the hearts of many people here, a people who have embraced Spanish culture but have not forgotten the ways and traditions of their ancient IncanWatch Now >>
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The grandeur of Mt. Rainier, still an active volcano, is overwhelming. Hear the crunch beneath your boots as you hike the area’s challenging trailheads. Replenish your soul as you walk amongst ancient forests, and behold the wondrous splendor of Mt. Rainier’s glorious sub-alpine wildflower meadows.Watch Now >>
In Andean communities, the ghosts of the Inca still watch over the valleys and snow-capped peaks they held sacred. Discover the secrets of an ancient nation among the ruins of Machu Picchu, and observe modern-day Incan ceremonies that link the past with the present, and provide insights into their beliefs and culture.Watch Now >>