Peru, located on the Pacific coast of South America, is the third largest country on
the continent. It is a country of environmental contrasts with the Amazon Rainforest and the headwaters of the Amazon River, the Andes Mountains, and the coastal deserts. Peru is bordered to the north by Ecuador and Colombia, to the east by Brazil and Bolivia, to the south by Chile, and the west by the Pacific Ocean. The total area of this country is 1,285,220 sq km which is two times larger than the state of Texas.
Facts on Peru
There are 106 recognized people groups in Peru, with an equal number (106) of
different languages spoken in Peru.
The total population of Peru is 29,
is home to many ancient civilizations, some dating back 4000+ years.