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Did you know Peru has its own “Yankees”?
October 29, 2014June 23, 2017

Did you know Peru has its own “Yankees”?

You’ve probably never heard of Yankees. Well, not this kind. They’re a kind of Peruvian sandal, popular with rural Amerindians. In Peru the spelling is yanqui, or ojota in Quechua. On the coast or in the jungle you won’t meet many people wearing these, but definitely when you’re up in the Andes you’ll have the...