Tag: Arequipa

Crowds of people gathered in front of the Cusco Cathedral at night for an Easter procession.

Celebrating Easter in Peru

Explore Semana Santa traditions, typical Easter food, and regional ceremonies throughout Peru

Seafood soup called chupe de camerones served in a bowl

The 10 Best Restaurants in Arequipa, Peru

Dine like Andean royalty in Arequipa from $10 to $30 per person at any of these fine dining establishments.

A mummy wrapped in worn blankets and surrounded by ice with her skull raised.

Inca Ice Maiden: Introducing Mummy Juanita

The Inca Ice Maiden Mummy Juanita’s well-preserved remains were discovered atop a volcanic peak in southern Peru more than 20 years ago. Read about her story and visit her today!

A tree with purple flowers and some visitors in walking in front of the Arequipa Cathedral.

A walking tour of Arequipa

A guided walking tour of Arequipa, Peru with recommendations for best places to see and things to do in the city

A traditional soup in Arequipa featuring meat, onions and a spicy rocoto pepper.

Arequipa Food & Cuisine: The Best Dishes to Try

Peruvian cuisine has received glowing reviews and increased international attention. The Wall Street Journal named Peru’s food scene “The Next Big Thing.”