Peru’s popularity will only grow as the country continues to invest in key tourism sites like Lake Titicaca. Peru is a hugely popular tourist destination – and one of the finest places to visit in South America. Whether you’re after a little hustle and bustle in the country’s capital Lima or a trekking expedition in

What is your dream destination for a walking holiday? Kathmandu? The Great Wall of China? Mount Kilimanjaro? There are plenty of great places across the world to try out a new pair of hiking boots, but for me, Peru is the ultimate location to stretch my legs. Those of us who have been lucky enough to trek

Machu Picchu is situated in Peru’s Cusco region in Urubamba Province and is located close to the Vilcanota River. A trip to Peru wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the world-famous historical site of Machu Picchu. Here you’ll be able to view the fortress ruins of an ancient village and explore buildings such as

Table of Contents Lima the Capital of PeruWhat is the history of Lima?Lima languageLima predominant religionLima CurrencyLima ClimateLima Main AttractionsOther Attraction in Lima Lima the Capital of Peru Lima is the largest city in Peru and consequently the capital city.  Lima known as well as “the City of Kings” La Ciudad de los Reyes ,

There is a reason why “hiking the Inca Trail” is a frequent feature on many travelers’ wish-lists and top-10s. It combines spectacular views of the Peruvian Andes with a rare glimpse into the remarkable past of the people who carved a lasting impression on the landscape and culture of the region. It is an extraordinary

For many, going to Machu Picchu is a once in a lifetime type of trip. If doing the 4-Day Inca Trail trek to Machu Picchu and visiting Peru is an adventure you have always wanted to take but you wonder how much does it cost to hike the Inca trail. This trip is within reach and can be customized based

In just one week we will be on our way to Peru! I have been doing our Peru travel planning by getting tips from friends, reading several books and searching many sites to feel as prepared as I can be. Now you know what I have been doing with all my spare time- training, reading

If you ever visit Peru, one stunning attraction that you should not miss is the Humantay Lake. A visit to the lake will leave a memorable mark in your life. I can testify it’ll be a day trip from Cusco Peru you’ll never forget.   Table of Contents Booking a tour guide to Humantay LakeThe

One of the easiest ways to see Cusco and its surrounding attractions is to hop on one of the Cusco day tour. The group tour is typically 5 hrs., runs 1:30pm-6:30pm, and is led by 1 guide and 1 driver. Typically cost for the group tour is s./20-40 (US$7-$15) per person, with tour size of

Peru is famous for its corn or choclo. Many things can be made from corn but the most infamous has to be the corn-based beer, chicha. Chicha is peru’s local beer. Like it or hate it, you have to at least try it if you are in Peru. There are 2 kind of Chicha: Chicha