Every face tells a story – Peru portraits

Peruvians are known for their genial warmth and hospitality.

Peru today has a mixed population but is still predominantly ‘Amerindian’ (indigenous American indians).¬† There are many ‘mestizos’ (mixed Amerindian-Spanish/European) but less so in the Andean highlands, away from the capital, Lima.¬† And also a significant Asian (Japanese, Chinese) population or mixed ethnicity. Continue reading

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