Visiting the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands are a true paradise for nature loving travelers as they offer them the chance to find one of a kind flora and fauna. The most popular are the giant tortoises that joined Charles Darwin, and the blue footed boobies, as the unusual color of [...]

2013 Dakar Rally

The Dakar rally will celebrate its 35th edition this 2013, and for the fifth time it will be held in South America. The rally will start on January 5th in Lima, Peru and will end on January 20th in Santiago, Chile. This rally was born in 1977 in Europe, after [...]

The Ayahuasca Ritual

The Ayahuasca, also called “vine of the dead” is a plant considered sacred by the indigenous tribes of the Amazon and has been used in shamanic ceremonies for thousands of years, because of its healing powers in body, mind and soul, which has garnered the attention [...]

Cusco at Night

Cusco, the archaeological capital of America was the main city in Tahuantinsuyo Empire considered by the Incas like the center of the world. The Empire city of Cusco offers beautiful landscapes and a closening to the Inkas culture, not only for the ruins but for [...]

Touristic alternatives around Lima

Ecotourism, adventure, archeology and history are only some of the options that you’ll find around Lima, as we can’t stop being amazed by the great variety of tourism options there is. For example, Pachacamac is a destination worth discovering,  only [...]

For that altitude sickness

On a previous post we gave you some tips to be taken in consideration before visiting a place in altitude, now we are bringing you some additional recommendations that will help you while visiting some of Peru’s destinations in altitude. Is is well known that [...]

During Your Trip to Peru

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Adventure in Peru

Whether your clients prefer their adrenalin kick on water, mountains or sand, Peru offers plenty of opportunities for travelers wanting adventure. One of the most challenging activities is hiking the legendary Inca Trail leading to Machu Picchu, part of a vast [...]

Paradise in the middle of the Sacred Valley of the Incas

Aranwa means tale or legend in the ancient language of the Inca and that is precisely the spirit of this hotel, lodged in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, northeast of the imperial city of Cusco. This architectonic wonder has been built over an hacienda from the [...]

KUSIKAY

If you visit the imperial city of Cusco you can’t miss the amazing Paukartampu at Kusikay theater, this show recreates an imaginary trip in which a tourist, a couple of bakers and a lush perform scenes full of passion and discovery of Andean roots, where Inca and [...]

Travelling high in Peru

If you are thinking about travelling to Peru and wish to visit a fascinating destination such as Cusco or Puno, it’s good to know the benefits that this ancient drink called “mate de coca” can offer you. One of them is that it can relief the “soroche” or altitude [...]

INCA TRAIL TO MACHU PICCHU IS FULL

As we all know, starting April 1st you can enjoy again Machu Picchu, after nature caused the temporary closing of this wonder for two months. Now that again tourists can visit the Machu Picchu citadel and take hikes through the well known Inca Trail that leads to [...]