Historical & Cultural Landmarks in South America

Cusco: City of Cuzco, World Heritage Site (Peru) The Editor Sat, 11/03/2018 - 17:18
Situated in the Peruvian Andes, Cusco developed into a complex Incan urban center with distinct religious and administrative functions. When the Spaniards conquered it in the 16th century, they preserved the basic structure but built Baroque churches and palaces over the ruins of the Inca city.
Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panamá: Portobelo-San Lorenzo, World Heritage Site The Editor Fri, 12/07/2018 - 21:34
The Fortifications on the Caribbean side of Panamá: Portobelo-San Lorenzo are located along the coast of the Province of Colón. These Panamanian forts on the Caribbean coast form part of the defense system built by the Spanish Crown to protect transatlantic trade.
Historic Center of Lima, World Heritage Site (Peru) The Editor Fri, 12/07/2018 - 17:17
The Historic Center of Lima bears witness to the architecture and urban development of a Spanish colonial town of great political, economic and cultural importance in Latin America. The city played a leading role in the history of the New World from 1542 to the 18th century.