Alpacas in the Andes - Camels in South America -Tambo Travel

Are there camels in South America

There are no South American camels but there are certain species in South America that are closely related to camels. Interestingly camelids first evolved in North America and then spread out to various areas despite the strong association with the Middle East and Africa, this occurred some 45 million years ago. While the camels migrated […]

Catholic Procession Ayacucho

Easter Traditions in Peru

Updated April 2019 EASTER TRADITIONS IN PERU Easter in Peru is certainly a very important event, filled with fervour (Catholic religion). We follow the tradition through many generations and will often celebrate with family and friends, some taking the opportunity to travel within Peru while others remain at home. One of the rituals Peruvians practice […]