Christmas in Peru
Like the rest of the Catholic world, Peru is celebratingChristmas 25th December. In the Southern Hemisphere, this date falls on the calendar summer, but because, having gone for Christmas in Peru, you have to be prepared for the heat, unusual paintings dressed trees on ocean beaches, and in front of naked Santa in the traditional way, red caps.
Adults as children
Peruvians - people are very direct andopen, and most of them are kept in the spirit of childhood. They love the holidays, but do not always have the opportunity to observe them in a big way - the country is not rich. That is why any gift for them - great joy, and even the most modest table seems luxurious.
By a holiday in every home layout constructing nurseries,where the Saviour was born. His solemn figure puts in the cradle of the most respected woman in the family, and the rest to sing baby songs and always waiting for midnight on Christmas Eve, to celebrate the birth of Jesus.
On the celebration of Christmas in Peru decided to cookturkey, stuffed with raisins and dried apricots, which completely replaces the chicken or even a simple sweet bread. The main Christmas drink - hot chocolate and dessert hostess offer fragrant and soft cake with fruit. Gifts are accepted to give the closest, but if you can not remain forgotten and distant relatives.
A trip to the Christmas in Peru - a uniqueopportunity to get acquainted not only with the ancient traditions of the indigenous inhabitants of the country, but also to see the famous ruins of Indian buildings, once inhabited this land. Abandoned city of Machu Picchu - one of the places on the planet, which is visited by millions of tourists every year. Built at an altitude of several thousand meters in the mountains, this temple complex is amazing and is one of the major mysteries of the modern world.
No less interesting and the flight of an airplane overNazca desert, which is unknown to the ancient artists decorated with giant images of animals, birds and strange lines resembling runways alien ships.
Great time for Christmas in Perupossible and in walks along the shores of Lake Titicaca, known to each of the geography lessons. The family is a gift you should buy warm hat wool llama or poncho knitted from alpaca caring hands of Peruvian women. Then the most expensive people will be able to assess with you the warmth of distant hearts of ordinary people, who are proud to be called a life descendants of South American Indians.