Soft waves in Lake Titicaca approaching the floating Uros Islands.

Uros Islands: The Floating Villages of Lake Titicaca

One of the most unique sites on Lake Titicaca are the floating Uros Islands. Learn about the history, culture, tour options, and more!

Performers at Sacsayhuamán for Inti Raymi, a re-enactment of the Inca festival of the sun.

Inti Raymi: The Inca Festival of the Sun

Learn more about Inti Raymi, a modern re-enactment of the ancient Inca festival of the sun held each year in Cusco.

Two Quechua women sitting together in their brightly colored traditional clothing and hats.

The essential guide to gift-giving in South America

Support and empower local communities through responsible gift-giving on a trip to Peru.

The Larcomar shopping center in Miraflores with the Pacific Ocean and the Morro del Solar visible.

Larcomar: Ocean-front shopping in Lima

Larcomar is not just a center for shopping, but also for culture and entertainment.

Bolivia tours

The magical landscapes of Uyuni

On a trip to southwestern Bolivia, the natural landscape takes center stage.

A skeleton next to a ceramic pot at the Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum in Lambayeque.

A northern journey to ancient treasures in Peru

Peru’s ancient treasures in the northern cities of Chiclayo and Trujillo rival those of any archaeological site in the Americas.

The impressive snow-capped peak of Pariacaca, located on the border between Lima and Junín.

A high altitude adventure to Pariacaca

The entire Pariacaca-Yauyos region is a place of rare beauty, made all the more special because few outsiders ever visit.

The Señor de los Temblores procession, an important semana santa tradition in Cusco.

Semana Santa in Cusco: An insider’s perspective

Heidy spent her childhood in Cusco and she fondly recalls the days of the holy week filled with traditions and rituals that added special significance.

A cloudy day at the Plaza de Armas in Cusco with the Cusco Cathedral visible in the background.

Insider tips for your stay in Cusco

Our travel experts share their best tips so that you can make the best of your time in Peru’s beautiful city of Cusco.