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Tbt: Old Peru

Happy Valentines day! It’s cold and rainy here, but we’re welcoming the rain and filling everything with wonderful rain water. The plants really do seem to do better with it. Here’s a look back:

Machu Picchu Monday

Monday again. Seems like these weeks go faster and faster. We’re up in Vegas today visiting family. Have a great week!

Tbt: Old Peru

It’s cold in NW Arizona, today only reaching upper 40’s F. It’s summer in Peru, here’s a beach scene from Chorillos:  

Machu Picchu Monday

Ah, Monday after a Super Bowl. We don’t have network television at home, but someone invited us to watch the game. It’s always nice to hang out with friends. Today, I’m feeling lethargic, and it’s one of those cold and dreary days. We may even get rain here in NW Arizona…  

Upcoming Coffee Events

National Coffee Association – March 7-9, 2019 Atlanta GA – Link here. Pu’er International Specialty Coffee Expo March 13-17, 2019 Pu’er City, China – No Link available. Global Specialty Coffee Expo April 11-14, 2019 Boston, MA – Link here. World of Coffee Berlin June 8-10, 2019 Berlin, Germany Link here.  

Tbt: Old Peru

It’s been warming up here in Northwest Arizona, and even the Joshua trees are starting to bloom (see below.) Meanwhile, a postcard from 1906;

Machu Picchu Monday

Last Monday in January, hope your year is going well. This shot was taken in Saqsaywaman. Note the ancient, but precision stonework. Truly amazing.

Peru Wins “Best Culinary Destination in the World” 7 years in a Row

Peru has recently won once again the award for Best Culinary Destination at the international gala of the 25th edition of the World Travel Awards, for the seventh consecutive year. Not a surprise. The quality of food in Peru is oftentimes just plain amazing. Fresh and tasty fruits and vegetables, and naturally raised meats raise […]