Tag: Peru

A stone building at the archaeological complex of Choquequirao, an Inca site near Cusco.

Choquequirao Trek: The Complete Visitors Guide

Learn about Machu Picchu’s sister city with this complete Choquequirao trek guide, including why you should visit, what to bring, the best time to go, a daily itinerary and more.

The town and surrounding countryside of Oxapampa, a German colony in the Peruvian Amazon.

Oxapampa: A German Colony in the Peruvian Amazon

Discover the rich cultural history of Oxapampa with this detailed guide of the towns attractions.

Front of the Lima airport with cars in front and purple night sky in background.

Lima Airport: Everything You Need to Know Before Flying

Make your way through the Lima airport worry-free with these insider tips and information about Lima’s Jorge Chavez International Airport.

Aerial view of the Huacachina desert oasis in Peru

Huacachina: Complete Guide to Peru’s Desert Oasis

Read this guide to learn about the fascinating desert oasis of Huacachina, including what to do, best time to visit, where to eat, how to get there and more.

PeruRail train to Machu Picchu in the Sacred Valley of Peru.

Train to Machu Picchu: Everything You Need to Know

All the latest info about Machu Picchu train tickets, how to get from Cusco to Machu Picchu, luggage policies, route options, planning tips, and more.

The ruins of Ollantaytambo overlooking the modern town below.

Ollantaytambo: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Explore the fascinating history of Ollantaytambo and learn everything you need to know to visit this unique town in the Sacred Valley, including what to see and how to get there.

Flying over the desert of Peru and looking down on the Spider Nazca Line.

Nazca Lines: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Learn about the history, meaning, location and tour options for one of the world’s greatest mysteries, the Nazca Lines located in the desert plains of Peru.

White linen tables inside the Maras restaurant in Lima. Wooden furnature and accents throughout.

The 20 Best Restaurants in Lima: Where to Eat in Lima

The culinary capital of South America, Lima offers an incredible variety of flavors. Try the 20 best restaurants in Lima, Peru from traditional Peruvian to international cuisines.

Three bowls of quinoa. One with red seeds, one with black seeds and another one with white seeds.

What is Quinoa? A Guide to the Peruvian Superfood

Native to the Andean Highlands, quinoa has taken the world by storm. Why? Learn all about the health benefits of this Peruvian superfood, how to cook it and much more!