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Galapagos Cruise or Land Tour: Questions to Ask

Don’t waste time dragging your feet planning your Galapagos trip. Get started by asking yourself these 4 simple questions!

Danza del Diablo at the parade during Candelaria in Puno, Peru

Peru Spotlight: UNESCO recognizes Puno Candelaria festivities

Bragging rights go to the Puno Candelaria, a huge festivity that was named a piece of Peru’s intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO.

Gluten-Free in Peru

Discover what to order and not to order if you have gluten sensitivity. Also, some top gluten-free restaurants and bakeries in Lima and Cusco.

Peru’s Cumbia and Huayno: A Small Scale Exploration

The rise, transformation and influence of Peruvian cumbia music from the 60s to today

How to Get to Cusco: Planes, Trains, and Buses

Our Peru expertise helps you sort through the pros and cons of each transport option to Cusco.

A Golden Retriever on a rock at the water's edge of Lake Humantay of the Cusco region of Peru

Traveling with your pet to Peru

Learn about the vaccinations and documentation needed when traveling with your pet to Peru. Also, browse hotel and tour pet policies.

View of the main plaza in Cusco through silhouette arches

Hungry Veggie: 4 Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants in Cusco

Our restaurant selections ensure that veggie travelers eat way more than just salads!

Humanoid Nazca Lina, aerial photo to the left, drawing of the geoglyph to the right

New Nazca Line Discovered in Peru

Using artificial technology, scientists have found more than 140 new geoglyphs since 2006

Festive Easter celebration in Ayacucho

Celebrating Easter in Peru

Here’s how Easter (or Semana Santa) is celebrated across Peru in Cusco, Ayacucho, and Arequipa…

a close up of Peruvian coins

A Little Goes a Long Way: Tipping Etiquette in Peru

Get the know-how on the “DOs” and “DONTs” of tipping in Peru.