Some great links about Peru:

Mi Querida Arequipa: Costumbres, historia, fotos viejas, noticias y mucho mas!

Travel Arequipa: Historia, turismo, imagenes, artesania, calendario...

MachuPicchu360 : A virtual tour of Machu Picchu - so cool!

Resource Guides : A collection of teaching guides from the Peru Ministry of Education; all guides are free for PDF download and are full of great ways to teach about Peru, the environment and other topics. Of special interest, check out "Peru Maravilloso" thematic unit.

El Cusco sample lessons : Publisher Miraflores offers a free preview of their thematic unit on Peru. This unit focuses on Cusco and el Senor de Sipan. Download in PDF. To order, visit .

Routes to Culture : Don Pablo Muirhead's excellent lesson based on historical and cultural aspects of the African presence in Latin America/Peru. Read information about the lesson and watch the video. : A very COOL animated storybook about Inca culture, pantheon, etc. Also includes exercises, but alas - this site is in English :-( Good for background info, though!

Descendants of the Incas : Photos and information from the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco.