News: One of the earliest victims of transatlantic slave trade shipped to Peru

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African natives in Peru or Afro-Peruvians were transported to Peru during the Transatlantic Slave Trade. Spanish conquerors or conquistadors brought them over in 1521 followed by a larger number transported in 1537. The second group was transported after permits were issued to Francisco Pizarro González – a Spanish fighter who led a mission that obliterated the Inca Empire. Peruvian slave […]

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Tourism: Machu Pichu train crash injures 15 tourists in Peru

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As many as 15 tourists have been injured close to Machu Pichu that is located in Peru after two passenger trains collided on Tuesday according to regional authorities. These trains that are owned by rival companies crashed en route to the country’s most visited tourist attraction – the ancient Inca citadel. It is yet to be clear as to what […]

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Egypt Invest $68m Advertising Promotional Campaign To Help Revive Tourism Industry

By Morgan Winsor Egypt has signed a $68 million contract with New York advertising agency J. Walter Thompson Co. to help revive the Arab nation’s tourism industry. Over the next three years, the company will run a public relations campaign in 27 markets around the world to promote Egypt as a prime tourist destination and improve the view of the […]

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