Tbt: Old Peru

Thursday already…another look back:

Playa de Herradura, Peru (Photo: Cardcow)



Tbt: Old Peru

Posted late this week. Had a nice trip to Los Angeles, and some visits with coffee roasting friends. That part was swell, the traffic, not so much.

La Oroya lies high in the Andes, and it’s one of the towns that we pass on the way to the coffee farms. It’s a mining area for various minerals, and has recently been the site of many protests over mine pollution and strikes have blocked the Central Highway several times.

Here’s a look back:

View of La Oroya

Near to La Oroya:

 In the high Andes, La Oroya, Peru



Tbt: Old Peru

I hope everyone had a good long weekend, and that you remembered why we “celebrate” Memorial Day. Now, onto June; may yours be the best. Here’s another look back:

Central Railroad, Peru Puente da Vitas. (Photo: Cardcow)

Tbt: Old Peru

Today’s look back is a historical photo from a market in Juliaca, Peru. (Via

An Indian Market Scene, Juliaca, Peru (Photo: Cardcow)

Tbt: Vintage Peru

Here’s an old postcard from the Port of Talara which is located in Piura in Northwest Peru.

View of the Talara Port (Via Cardcow)


Postcard Back

Tbt: Old Peru

Gee, it’s Thursday already…

The things he’s seen…

El Anciano (The ancient one)


Tbt: Old Cuzco

Another Thursday, another look back.

Today is the first day of the 2017 Specialty Coffee Association Expo in Seattle. Welcome all coffee lovers!

Calle de Loreto, Cuzco Peru (Photo: Cardcow)

Tbt: Old Peru

Another look back…

Church of San Agustin façade Lima, Peru (Photo: Cardcow)