The name of this city is Piura and it is on a small river bearing the same name.
From Piura, some take the inland road by Caxamarca, and others the road along the coast through Truxillo.
The valley of Piura River, Peru, produces varieties of long-staple cotton that in quality closely resemble silk.
Our lodging while at Piura was in an out-house, which had been built on purpose for accommodating such travelling merchants.
A stream from the Andes gives fertility to the long Piura valley which produces much cotton of an extremely fine quality.
Catacaos is several miles from the sea, and Piura is an interior place.
Lima is above six hundred miles from Cape Blanco, and Piura is about seventy-five miles from the same place.
Scenes: First and third acts, in garden adjoining Fernando's mansion, suburbs of Piura.