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What to Do in Pisac, Peru

What to Do in Pisac, Peru
Pisac, Peru is slowly becoming one of the most popular destinations for day trips in the Sacred Valley– and with good reason. Just one hour from the city of Cusco, heart of the Inca capital and gateway to Machu Picchu, the sunny village of Pisac offers incredible artisan shopping, some of the most remarkable Inca […]
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The Top Theories on Why Machu Picchu Was Built

The Top Theories on Why Machu Picchu Was Built
Anyone headed to Machu Picchu always asks the same question: “What was Machu Picchu for?” People see the incredible photos, hear about others’ experiences, know that it houses significant Inca ruins, but when it comes down to the time to visit they usually realize they aren’t sure what it originally was. Don’t worry- nobody knows. […]
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Peru’s Best Festivals

Peru’s Best Festivals
Whatever time of year it is, Peru loves a good celebration. With a culture that relishes music and dance, it isn’t much of a surprise that the calendar is always filled with different festivals and events all over the country. For those of you wondering what to do in Peru every month of the year, […]
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Things To Experience At Lake Titicaca

Things To Experience At Lake Titicaca
If you’re looking for culture-rich destinations in Peru, there are two spots you can’t miss: Cusco and Lake Titicaca. A popular combination for travelers to the country, visiting them both gives a great look into two very different sides of Peruvian culture, tradition and history. The highest navigable body of water in the world, Lake […]
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Amazing Things You Can Do In The Amazon

Amazing Things You Can Do In The Amazon
Welcome to the world’s most exotic travel destination: the Amazon rainforest! A highlight in Peru (and all of South America), the Amazon rainforest offers some of the wildest experiences for travelers imaginable. From swimming in the iconic river to observing endangered wildlife, the scenic Amazon is guaranteed to be a trip you won’t forget. Here […]
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A Beginner’s Guide To The Nazca Lines

A Beginner’s Guide To The Nazca Lines
The Nazca Lines are now an iconic part of Peru’s culture- even the official logo for Peru comes from these designs. Created sometime between 500 BC and 500 AD, these ancient geoglyphs of birds, monkeys, spiders and more can be found in the Nazca Desert in the south of Peru. Due to the dry, windless […]
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The Best Inca Ruins in Cusco

The Best Inca Ruins in Cusco
When planning how long to stay in Cusco, many visitors just allow a few days for exploring the city itself. But just surrounding the city are some of the most remarkable Inca ruins outside of Machu Picchu, some as close as 15 minutes from the city center. When planning what to do in Cusco, make […]
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A Guide To Peruvian Ceviche

A Guide To Peruvian Ceviche
  Traveling to Peru? Meet ceviche, the country’s national dish (and well-deserved culinary pride). Fresh, delicate, refined, and rapidly taking over the international culinary scene, eating a fresh plate of Peruvian ceviche is just as much a bucket list item as climbing Machu Picchu. If you’ve traveled in Latin America, you’ve probably noticed that most […]
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The Best Places to Visit in the Sacred Valley

The Best Places to Visit in the Sacred Valley
  Tucked into the serene Andes just between the city of Cusco and Inca citadel of Machu Picchu sits the breathtaking Sacred Valley of the Incas (also known as Rio Urubamba Valley). Shrouded in natural beauty and full of history, no trip to Peru is complete without at least a day of exploring some of […]
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The Different Treks on Top of Machu Picchu

The Different Treks on Top of Machu Picchu
There are a handful of different treks that will get you to Machu Picchu- but did you know that there are several on top of the mountain as well? Huayna Picchu, the most famous for offering bird’s eye views over the ruins, is only the start of it. Here are our favorite day treks on […]
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