Posts in category "Peru"

Peruvian drive-by

Peruvian drive-by
You can see all sorts of people on the streets of Lima, Peru. There are flame throwers, street vendors selling Inca Cola, and this guy. Driving into the historic center, I saw him while we were stopped at a red light. He reminded me of the types of characters I have seen on Las Ramblas... Read more »

A foggy day in Lima

I am in Lima, Peru, the next two weeks teaching a travel writing course for Columbia College Chicago students with my colleague Elio Leturia. While classes in Chicago are cancelled due to below freezing weather, we have classes today because the high temp here is expected to be 77 degrees. Yes it is warm and... Read more »