Archive for May, 2016

String of Deadly Street Robberies in Peru Capital Raises Crime Concern

String of Deadly Street Robberies in Peru Capital Raises Crime Concern

    A string of deadly robberies this month has raised concerns in Lima as students as young as 15 years old are targeted for their cellphones, according to local media reports. Since May 3, five young men and women have been shot, with at least three killed, following their […]

LiDAR Mapping Project of Machu Picchu Coming Soon

LiDAR Mapping Project of Machu Picchu Coming Soon

By Rick Vecchio ✐ Peruvian Times Contributing Editor ☄ Peru’s President caused a stir last week when he took his helicopter for a spin around Machu Picchu. It’s still unclear whether Ollanta Humala was actually the pilot of the aircraft that made two long circles around the sanctuary — there […]