The capital of Peru is Lima. The 2 major cities in Peru are Arequipa and Callao. Peru was once controlled by Spain. They gained independence on July 28, 1821 and now it's no longer controlled by a country. Peru's official language is Spanish but they also speak Quechua and Aymara.
Peru is in Western South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean between Chilie and Ecuador. 3 major physical features in Peru are Lake Titicaca, Andes Mountain Range and the Amazon River.
Political and Diplomacy information
The type of government Peru has is a Constitutional Republic. There leader is Ollanta Humala. Yes the country of Peru is on good terms with other countries.
Economic and trade information
Peru's currency is Peruvian Nuevo sol. Peru's economic system is socialism. Peru imports Camera's, Cars, and Cell Phones. They import goods from China, Chilie, USA, Mexico, and Germany. Peru exports Quinoa, T-shirts, Alpaca Blankets. They export these goods from China, USA, Switzerland, Canada, and Japan.
People should visit Peru because they can see the ancient ruins and cultures. Also taste their awesome cuisine. Tourists should visit the Archeological patrimony of pre-columbia cultures and the hub of the Incas empire. You can also go to there awesome beaches.