Yanapuma

On the jungle of Peru there’s a myth about one of the most amazing animals of the Amazon called the Yanapuma, which in quechua means Black Puma. It has been scientifically proved that the Yanapuma is a case of melanism in the Otorongo, meaning that they are [...]

Gastronomy from the north of Peru

Beyond the gold and the splendor of the great Inca cultures, the astonishing adobe pyramids and the legions of caballitos de totora (reed boats) thrown into the ocean, the true treasure of the ancient Moche, Lambayeque and Chimu rulers was their food. The sole [...]

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 [...]

Inkaraqay

Located on the otherwise unknown side of the Huayna Picchu mountain, the Peruvian Culture Ministry, presented Inkaraqay, a fascinating place located only 20 minute away from Aguas Calientes; on kilometer 117 of the railroad that leads to the Machu Picchu [...]

The Moche Museum

A few minutes from the Huaca de la Luna (Moon Temple) you can find one of the place that caught the attention in Trujillo this year, we are talking about to the Huacas de Moche site museum. An space dedicated to show the conservation and study of the elements of [...]

Luxury Tourism in Peru

The arrival in Peru of foreigners willing to spend on the best luxury hotels there are has increased 50% in the last years, thanks to the services of emblematic gourmet restaurants that characterize the gastronomical tourism, according to Jacqueline Vargas Fort, [...]

Thousand year old mummy found on Huaca Pucllana

When the archaeologist Gladys Paz, one of the people that patiently works on the Huaca Pucllana in Miraflores, found a week ago a perfectly built adobe roof, she knew this was a special finding. She had discovered an archaeological context (tomb and mummies) from [...]

Cusco, one of the best cities in America

Cusco was chosen as the seventh best city to visit in America by the thousands of reader of the prestigious Northamerican magazine Conde Nast Traveller. Along with the Imperial city, among the ten best cities you can find: Vancouver (Canada), Quebec (Canada), [...]

New Tourist Offer in Machu Picchu

The named Oriental Andenes (terraces), within a year, will be part of the tourist circuit, according to the chief of the Machu Picchu Archaeological Park, Fernando Astete. The site has began to be cleaned of weeds on the 80s, but then has set aside. “It has thought [...]

Natural refugue in Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is not only a world wonder, it is also a miracle of nature, and the hands that built it transformed it in a symbol of the greatness of one of the most fascinating empires of the world. Balance and harmony on an impossible to miss environment where time [...]

The Mermaid

There’s a legend from the jungle of Peru that tells that on the Quistococha lagoon in Iquitos there was a very beautiful woman that on full moon nights would come out from the water, sit on the shores and flirt with passer byes as sadly combing her long hair. [...]

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 [...]