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  Information Peru Travel Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Juliaca located to the north at 44 kms.
Peru, a land where Nature appear to have crafted the geography to create challenges for those venture into the wilds, could be catalogued without fear of exaggeration as the New World's adventure sports paradise.
An there are plenty reasons: Peru is a land where snow, steep mountainsides, raging rivers and breath-taking landscapes alternate with deep green lakes and dizzying canyons.
www.go2peru.com /webapp/ilatintravel/articulo.jsp?cod=1998864   (715 words)

  
 Woman joins presidential race in Peru - Boston.com
Flores, a single 46-year-old former legislator in a tight race to become Peru's first woman president, was in enemy territory, a town on the cold, bleak Andean plain bordering Bolivia.
She has worked hard to overcome the distrust by visiting all of Peru's 197 provinces in recent years -- a feat unmatched by her rivals -- going from door to door to battle her rivals' claim that she is the candidate of big business.
Peru's free-market economy has grown at an annual average of 5 percent under outgoing President Alejandro Toledo, but poverty has barely inched down -- from 54 percent to 52 percent of the population.
www.boston.com /news/world/latinamerica/articles/2006/03/31/woman_joins_presidential_race_in_peru?mode=PF   (838 words)

  
 WJLA - Woman Joins Presidential Race in Peru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
A big woman with a toothy smile, Flores is an embracing mother figure in a country where women are symbols of honesty, and she hopes that image will help her replicate the triumph of Michelle Bachelet, who was elected as neighboring Chile's first woman president last December.
She has worked hard to overcome the distrust by visiting all of Peru's 197 provinces in recent years - a feat unmatched by her rivals - going from door to door to battle her rivals' claim that she is the candidate of big business.
Peru's free-market economy has grown at an annual average of 5 percent under outgoing President Alejandro Toledo, but poverty has barely inched down - from 54 percent to 52 percent of the population.
www.wjla.com /headlines/0306/315216.html   (884 words)

  
 Juliaca - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Juliaca is a city in the Puno Region, Peru.
Juliaca is on the Altiplano, 3825 meters above sea level.
It is located in the Collao Plateau and close to Lake Titicaca.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Juliaca   (117 words)

  
 Diario.com.mx - Woman joins presidential race in Peru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Supporters of Ollanta Humala — a left-leaning nationalist candidate who has captured the imagination of Peru's poor in the run-up to the April 9 elections — were not happy about her visit.
She has worked hard to overcome the distrust by visiting all of Peru's 197 provinces in recent years — a feat unmatched by her rivals — going from door to door to battle her rivals' claim that she is the candidate of big business.
Peru's free-market economy has grown at an annual average of 5 percent under outgoing President Alejandro Toledo, but poverty has barely inched down — from 54 percent to 52 percent of the population.
www.diario.com.mx /nota.asp?notaid=5489090b34d83546db6c350ae144e251   (797 words)

  
 La Voz de Esperanza, Juliaca, Peru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
PERU 780.00 Radiodifusoras La Voz de la Esperanza, Juliaca; Its MW operation was first noted during my stay in Juliaca, in October 1995.
The station is officially authorized to broadcast on 730kHz (not 780kHz) with an output power of 10kW with callsign OAZ7S, but it has not been authorized on any SW frequencies as yet.
Peru Menu - Latin America Menu - Main Menu.
www.swl.net /patepluma/south/peru/juliaca.html   (227 words)

  
 City of Toronto - MTE Supporting Non-Motorized Transport in Rural Peru
Non-motorized rural transport in Juliaca, Peru exemplifies the advantages and constraints of transport in rural communities in the Andean South.
Juliaca is a small city in the department of Puno, 7 km from the community of Suchis.
In Juliaca district, non-motorized transport is a source of seasonal and permanent jobs for more than 15,000 tricycle riders.
wx.toronto.ca /inter/mte/mte.nsf/d72dd2be42621144852567a50058168e/c84f1b561c65ad7985256812006a1f6d?OpenDocument   (339 words)

  
 WFP
Jose-Carlos Requena, a WFP programme officer in Peru, kept a diary from the agency's assessment mission.
Ramons Cisneros, a WFP programme officer in Peru, kept this diary from the agency's recent assessment mission to Puno.
Like all the airports in Peru's interior, Juliaca is small and full of people.
www.wfp.org /newsroom/in_depth/americas/peru/040722_diary_peru.html   (1539 words)

  
 Juliaca Tourist Information: A guide to places of interest in and around Juliaca, Peru
Juliaca is the largest city in the department of Puno, and is the major commercial centre in the southern highlands.
There are no real attractions in Juliaca itself, although the colonial church on the Plaza de Armas is of minor interest.
There are plenty of combis from Juliaca to Huancané, one hour from Juliaca, from where there is transport to Moho, close to the Bolivian border.
www.perutourist.info /puno_juliaca.html   (993 words)

  
 Peru Post
LIMA, Peru (Reuters) -- Thousands of Peruvians kidnapped and killed a local mayor on Monday after dragging him through the streets of their town near Lake Titicaca accusing him of corruption, witnesses and au...
JULIACA, Peru April 27 — Police retook control an Andean town on Tuesday, a day after highland Indians beat to death the mayor, accusing him of corruption.
LIMA, Peru - Angry highland Indians beat their town's mayor to death after he refused to resign in the face of protests, then the mob attacked the police station, trapping dozens of officers....
archive.wn.com /2004/04/28/1400/perupost   (907 words)

  
 ABC News: Woman Joins Presidential Race in Peru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
JULIACA, Peru Mar 31, 2006 (AP)— When the rocks started raining down on her campaign caravan, Lourdes Flores didn't flinch.
Supporters of Ollanta Humala a left-leaning nationalist candidate who has captured the imagination of Peru's poor in the run-up to the April 9 elections were not happy about her visit.
She has worked hard to overcome the distrust by visiting all of Peru's 197 provinces in recent years a feat unmatched by her rivals going from door to door to battle her rivals' claim that she is the candidate of big business.
abcnews.go.com /International/wireStory?id=1789536   (411 words)

  
 worldsurface.com - sustainable tourism for backpackers and independent travellers
The village of Juliaca sits at 3000 meters on the Peruvian Altiplano, a few miles northwest of Lake Titticaca.
The suits are passed down from one generation to the next and are a prized possession of the local families.
In Juliaca, it is a big deal to be a monkey dancer.
www.worldsurface.com /browse/entry.asp?entryid=5278   (1256 words)

  
 The Daily Journal - After Chile — Peru? Another woman mounts a strong bid for the presidency   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
JULIACA, Peru (AP) — When the rocks started raining down on her campaign caravan, Lourdes Flores didn’t flinch.
Peru’s free-market economy has grown at an annual average of 5% under outgoing President Alejan-dro Toledo, but poverty has barely inched down — from 54% to 52% of the population.
Large crowds turned out to hear her message, but bands of Hu-mala hecklers also dogged her in Juliaca and Puno, the largest cities in the border region.
www.thedailyjournalonline.com /article.asp?CategoryId=14095&ArticleId=233617   (814 words)

  
 June 2001 DX news archives -- on hard-core-dx.com
Radio LTC, in Juliaca, Peru, has moved to 6011.3 kHz from 5980 kHz.
Officially the frequency is announced as 6010 kHz, and said to be "audible all over Peru".
Radio Unión, Tocache, provincia Tocache, departamento San Martín, Peru, seems to be a new station broadcasting on 3179 kHz.
www.hard-core-dx.com /archives/june2001.html   (698 words)

  
 Travel Insurance, Instant Quotes, Compare Plans -- Health and Security News
Demonstrations were reported in front of the congressional building, the Sheraton Hotel -- where the ninth round of negotiations is taking place -- and in front of the residence of the U.S Ambassador to Peru.
In an unrelated development, at least 17 people were arrested on 21 April, after blocking the main roads in Juliaca, as part of a 24-hour strike launched to protest against the local administration.
According to local reports, the blockage affected tourists who entered the country by land from Bolivia en route to Cusco and other cities in southern Peru.
www.hthtravelinsurance.com /health_sec_news/article_template.cfm?p_fn=ne_news_21189.html   (232 words)

  
 Amazing Peru, Juliaca, Sillustani Towers, Islands of Lake Titicaca, Travel to South America, Peru, Inca trail   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Joan and I are fine and speak often about our trip to Peru.
After breakfast, a free morning to explore the city before your transfer to the airport in Juliaca for the return flight to Lima.
Airport taxes and the international airfare to Peru are not included.
www.amazingperu.com /peru/peru_tours/add_on_tours_extensions/juliaca_sillustanitowers_titikakaislands.asp   (544 words)

  
 RADIO IN PERU
A look at one of the towns in northern Peru that are constantly giving birth to new shortwave broadcasters.
Be sure to check the Peru Radio Graphics menu for some great photos of some of these stations and towns.
Distritos in the Provincia of Chota - The internal divisions of this Peruvian DX center.
donmoore.tripod.com /south/peru.html   (273 words)

  
 Hotel Don Carlos Juliaca - Juliaca, Peru
Located in front of the Bolognesi Park, few meters from city financial center, 50 meters from railroad station to Puno, Cusco and Arequipa, ten minutes from Manco Capac airport and 45 minutes to the city of Puno.
Fortunately in Juliaca there is such a warm place that is like to be at home: HOTEL DON CARLOS.
That is why it does not matter how far you are from home, lodge at the place that resembles home a great deal.
www.hostelz.com /hotel/1487-Hotel-Don-Carlos-Juliaca   (371 words)

  
 Juliaca Hostels, Peru Hostels, Online Booking, Reservations, Backpackers, Hostels, Accommodation, Juliaca, Peru, South ...
The Global Explorer is proud to offer you a secure online booking environment for a select number of hostels in Juliaca, Peru.
From here you will be able to check availability and make a secure hostel reservation for when you arrive in Peru.
Aguas Calientes - Arequipa - Cusco - Huaraz - Iquitos - Juliaca - Lima - Machu Picchu - Madre de Dios - Miraflores - Trujillo - Urubamba -
www.theglobalexplorer.com /peru/hostels/juliaca.htm   (230 words)

  
 Juliaca Hostel Beds - 2 hostels in Juliaca, Peru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Juliaca Hostel Beds - 2 hostels in Juliaca, Peru
To view more details about the hostels including pictures, click on the hostel's name.
A warm, comfortable and amusing place that provides guests with excellent service...
www.studie-punt.nl /hostels-by-city.cfm?City=Juliaca&Country=Peru   (69 words)

  
 Picture of Juliaca, Peru
Juliaca, just under an hours drive from Puno, is an industrial city with very little character.
The city likes to boast about its progress and prosperity, primarily due to the cement factory, but it...
People in front of Church of Santa Catalina, Juliaca.
www.planetware.com /picture/juliaca-per-per274.htm   (74 words)

  
 Suites Don Carlos Juliaca - Juliaca, Peru
Located at Juliaca city, just a few meters from main square, only ten minutes to Manco Capac airport, 45 minutes from Puno, city considered as altiplane important commercial center, Its airport serves as connection between most cities surrounding wonderful Titicaca Lake.
Lodge at a place that is definitively the best one in Juliaca.
We have all the necessary requirements to meet both executive and tourist requirements.
www.hostelz.com /hotel/1486-Suites-Don-Carlos-Juliaca   (358 words)

  
 The Andes, a Photo Gallery by James Q. Jacobs
Alpacas at a regional fair in Juliaca, Puno, Perú.
Another group of prize competitors at the Juliaca fair.
Alpacas with white hair are the most valuable because their fleeces can be dyed.
www.jqjacobs.net /andes/andes.html   (886 words)

  
 Juliaca Things To Do - Travel Guides - VirtualTourist.com
I didn't go in as I was searching for a small cafe to have a coca tea while waiting for the train station to open.
Plaza Bolognesi could be any square in Peru (or the world for that matter).
It has all the usual, statue in the middle, benches, pigeons, etc. On one side of the square is the train station and on the other is a church.
www.virtualtourist.com /travel/South_America/Peru/Departamento_de_Puno/Juliaca-1606059/Things_To_Do-Juliaca-R-1.html   (188 words)

  
 Juliaca Hostels - Youth Hostels in Juliaca, Peru
Juliaca Hostels - Youth Hostels in Juliaca, Peru
Home » South America Hostels » Peru Hostels » Juliaca Hostels
Check availability of all hostels in Juliaca using the search box above, or browse by name in the list below.
www.bootsnall.com /hostels/re/Peru/Juliaca.php   (66 words)

  
 Hotels in Juliaca, Peru, Information, Rates and Reservations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
For a detail description of the hotel of your choice click here or on the hotel name that you will find after the Juliaca description to see and reserve the hotel.
Juliaca is connected by train with closeby Puno, Cuzco and Arequipa.
The single rate shown is to help you pick your hotel, the actual rate we quote you may vary due to exchange rate fluctuations.
www.peru-hotels.com /juliaca.htm   (185 words)

  
 ARCHIVE| 10/22/99 Victory for Women in Peru
Lima, Peru - High-ranking officials from the Peruvian government this week agreed to take significant measures to improve the conditions of public health services in Peru and to better care for rape victims in that country.
The surprise decision comes after President Alberto Fujimori abruptly withdrew Peru from the jurisdiction of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in July.
Marina Machaca, a 19-year old girl, was raped by Doctor Gerardo Salmón Horna, a doctor with the public hospital Carlos Monge Medrano in Juliaca, Peru in 1996.
www.crlp.org /pr_99_1022peruvic.html   (293 words)

  
 The Advance For Christ and His Church   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Preparation of lay leaders and pastors for a rapidly growing faith community.
BACKGROUND: Nueva Esperanza Sur Puno is the most recent district of the Methodist Church of Peru, and where missionaries and church leaders have had a great deal of growth and vision for what it means to be the Methodist Church.
The district has 14 local churches, four misisons and great opportunity for new mission in Puno, Arequipa, Moquegua and Tacna among the Quiche.
gbgm-umc.org /advproj/AdvProj_detail.cfm?ID=14951   (314 words)

  
 Fatal Events Since 1970 for AeroPeru
Excluded would be events where the only passengers killed were stowaways, hijackers, or saboteurs.
One of the four crew members and 11 of the 65 passengers were killed.
2 October 1996; AeroPeru Boeing 757-200; Pacific Ocean near Lima, Peru: The aircraft was on a flight from Lima, Peru to Santiago, Chile.
www.airsafe.com /events/airlines/aeroperu.htm   (256 words)

  
 Flights from Lima to Cuzco Arequipa and Puno with Star Peru
Star Peru Domestic Flights South Routes in Peru
Domestic Flights in Peru - All flights in Boeing 737-200
Note: The itineraries and fares are subject to confirmation with Star Peru on reservation day.
www.go2peru.com /star_peru2.htm   (186 words)

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