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Here’s what a 12-course meal at Lima’s Central — one of the best restaurants in the world — looks and tastes like

Eating at Virgilio Martínez Véliz's famed Lima restaurant Central is unlike any other culinary experience you're likely to ever have.
Virgilio Martinez, owner and chef of Peruvian restaurant Central, poses at the restaurant after it was featured as the 6th best restaurant at the World's 50 Best Restaurants, in Lima.

A world-famous chef was stopped at Los Angeles’ airport trying to bring 40 vacuum-sealed piranhas into the US

Virgilio Martinez, the chef-owner of Central restaurant in Lima, Peru, wanted to serve the piranhas at a food festival in Los Angeles.
Peruvian former president, Alan García, in Lima in November 2018.

Peru’s former president killed himself shortly before police came to arrest him over a long-running bribery scandal

Alan García killed himself before a police raid. His death was confirmed on social media by Martín Vizcarra, the current president.
Children and young llamas were buried together outside the town of Huanchaco, Peru.

Ancient graves hid the skeletons of more than 260 children who likely had their hearts removed. It is the largest known child sacrifice, and archaeolo...

Near the modern-day town of Huanchaco, Peru, archaeologists uncovered 269 children, 466 llamas, and 3 adults who had all been ritually sacrificed.
The Seven Seas Mariner will take guests on a world tour in 2021.

A new luxury cruise will take guests around the world to 6 continents in 117 days — here’s a look inside the ship, where suites cost up to...

Regent Seven Seas will take guests around the world in four months on a luxury cruise that kicks off on January 5, 2021.
Archaeologists unearth the remains of a sacrificed child near the surfing and fishing town of Huanchaquito, Trujillo September 13, 2011.

Ancient graves hid the skeletons of 269 children and 466 llamas who were ritually sacrificed, and archaeologists still don’t know why

Archaeologists uncovered 269 children, 466 llamas, and 3 adults that had been ritually killed near the modern-day coastal town of Huanchaco, Peru.
Venezuelans walk past belongings and tents burned by civilians at Pacaraima border control in Roraima State, Brazil August 19, 2018.

Venezuela’s mass exodus has sparked violence, and countries are sending in more troops to deal with it

After violent attacks on Venezuelan migrants over the weekend, Brazil is adding more troops to the force it has dispatched to deal with a wave of Venezuelans entering the country.
This is a real photo I took in real life standing at Machu Picchu in late March 2017.

What it’s like visiting one of the world’s greatest treasures: Machu Picchu

You don't need to be rich to visit the world's most incredible places. You do, however, need to be tremendously determined.

I ate a 17-course tasting menu at one of the world’s best restaurants — here’s what it was like

Eating at one of the world's best restaurants is more like watching a performance than it is eating a meal.
The remains of one of the 140 children and 200 llamas that were sacrificed approximately 550 years ago, photographed on September 13, 2011

Archaeologists found the remains of 140 children in a 550-year-old mass grave in Peru — perhaps the largest child sacrifice in human history

Archaeologists uncovered what they say could be the largest child sacrifice in human history in Peru. The 550-year old remains were part of the Chimú Empire.