Peru has endless options for throughout the year and here are just some of the highlights to whet your appetite and get you dreaming of that perfect vacation:
Enjoy Inti Raymi
A perennial favorite, Inti Raymi returns [...]
Chan Chan (meaning “Sun Sun”), the archaeological site located near Trujillo in Peru, is the largest pre-Columbian city in South America. It was the imperial capital of the Chimu Empire, Chimor, until it was [...]
For a few days out of each year the quiet, colonial backwater town of Paucartambo comes to life. It is suddenly overfilled with thousands of visitors, spectators who come to see and be a part of one of South America’s [...]
Arequipa is one of Peru’s most popular destinations, and this has much to do with the beauty of the nearby canyon country. At just a few hours’ drive from Arequipa the canyons of Colca and Cotahuasi are easily [...]
The Sacred Valley region of Peru is one of the principal draws for travelers coming to the country, and has much to offer all different types of people. For a start, the area was considered sacred to the Incas who [...]
Throughout the Andean region, street-signs often display words that contain bewildering letter combinations bearing no resemblance to Spanish. This is perhaps the most visible reminder that Spanish is not native to this [...]
Although Cusco has its fair share of luxury accommodations, the hotel Palacio Nazarenas is the latest stunning property to open its doors.
Opened in June 2012, Palacio Nazarenas is the newest addition to the Orient [...]
Ecuador is one of the most beautiful and diverse countries in South America if not on the planet. With the Galapagos Islands, Amazon rainforest, fascinating cities, and the Andean region, it really has it all.
When you [...]
The Inca Trail is one of the biggest attractions in Peru and a major reason why a lot of people travel to the country. There is no mystery as to why the Trail is so popular and put simply, the chance to walk along old [...]