Stretching 96,922 square kilometres across the country, the Amazon comprises more than 60 percent of Peru. The area is home to stunning landscapes, unrivalled biodiversity, and fascinating cultures. A trip to the Peruvian Amazon is well worth the effort, but what are the most impressive attractions? Check out the top four things to do in […]
Perhaps you’ve read somewhere or other that there are over 3,000 traditional Peruvian festivals held throughout the year? It’s a popular claim that pops up time and again in guidebooks and on websites, and though we haven’t verified the number, it certainly wouldn’t surprise us! Peru is a country that holds onto its traditions while increasingly […]
Peru is much more than Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail! Here is our list of the top 20 things to do in Peru beyond this little slice of the country. Peru is one of the world’s most magical countries for reasons that span much further than one (albeit truly incredible) archaeological site. We’ve kept quiet about all the other wonderful things to see and do in Peru, mostly because we’ve had so much to say about Machu Picchu and the surrounding areas/activities.
Planning a trip to Peru? Wondering where you should stay? We’re here to break down all of the options for you, from the popular hostels to world-class luxury. Let’s take a look: Hostels: Peru is a backpacker’s paradise, and there are no shortages of hostels in backpacking hubs, like Lima, Arequipa, Cusco, and Mancora. Hostels in […]
There is no place quite like Peru. And no, we’re not just talking about the ancient Inca ruins, the beautiful Andean scenery, and the staggering biodiversity of the Amazon. We mean the gastronomy. Peru is a hotspot when it comes to international cuisine, the centre of a gastronomic revolution. With some of the best fusion […]