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Peru’s very own “Yankees”?
October 29, 2014June 12, 2018

Peru’s very own “Yankees”?

You’ve probably never heard of the 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 not...