Peru is located in Western South America . Peru was conquered by the Spanish Empire in the Century. Before the take over by the Spanish Peru was home to the Norte Chico Civilization and the Inca Empire. Over the years Peru has become a.
The world famous Machu Picchu found in Peru. Machu Picchu was built as an estate for the Inca emperor Pachacuti. Often referred to as the "Lost City of the Incas", it is perhaps the most familiar icon of Inca civilization.