Year: 2017

The Manu is divided into three zones: the largest sector is the natural zone, which comprises 80{c0703f7f9c2066f1973534d24c719b55597fc2c19666777f4898692757df1612} of the total area of the park and is closed for unauthorized visitors. The second sector, even within the natural park itself, is...

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There is no vaccine for malaria, but prescription drugs help to minimize the likelihood of contracting this mosquito-borne disease. Malaria strains are resistant to the traditional chloroquine regimen. Wear long sleeves and pants, and use a mosquito repellent that contains...

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The province of Maynas is located in the Loreto Region in the Northeast of Peru. The capital is the city of Iquitos that is located on the left bank of the Amazon River, it is the most important populated center...

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If you plan to make an expedition beyond the limited road network that surrounds Iquitos, you must take an organized trip with a lodge operator, a river cruise or hire an independent guide. Large local entrepreneurs have a lot of control...

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In pre-Columbian America, the Amazonian territories near the present city were inhabited by jungle ethnic groups such as the Yameo and Iquito, from which the city took its name. The Iquito settled on the Pastaza, Arabela, Tigre, Nanay and Curaray...

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Cusco to Tambopata by bus Transportation by Bus to Puerto Maldonado connects with cities in southern Peru through the Interoceanic Highway, a transcontinental and international highway that links Brazil and Peru. The trip by land is another wonder, it takes...

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Tambopata location and description Madre de Dios is concentrated in the fast-growing fluvial city of Puerto Maldonado, just 186 meters above sea level. The city, which extends a tenuous political and economic tenure over the vast department, has a rapidly...

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