Volunteering at Proyecto Peru

Volunteering in Peru: How to Make a Difference

There are volunteer projects galore in Peru! No matter your age, interests, budget, and time limits, you won’t be hard-pressed to find an opportunity to give back.

Couple embracing in front of beautiful sunset over the Peruvian coast

Peru Honeymoon: A Romantic Machu Picchu Itinerary

Peru offers a romantic honeymoon like no other, where snow-capped mountains, desert dunes, ocean waters, ancient ruins, and lush jungles passionately welcome you and your beloved.

A fresh plate of ceviche, a dish consisting of raw fish marinated in lime juice

Ceviche: The National Dish of Peru

Learn all about ceviche, a classic Peruvian dish featuring fish marinated in lime juice which has been adopted by countries around the world.

Woman cleans a Delta Airlines plane before the next flight to minimize the spread of Coronavirus.

Coronavirus in Peru: FAQs About COVID-19

All the latest about traveling in Peru during the COVID-19 pandemic, including international flight, Machu Picchu and Inca Trail news.

Group of 1 woman and 2 men hiking a green mountain trail toward a snowcapped peak in the Andes.

27 Best Treks in Peru: Hiking in the Andes and Beyond

Check out our list of the top 27 best treks in Peru, with hikes like Ausangate, Rainbow Mountain, Laguna 69, Inca Trail, Kuelap, Huayna Picchu and more.

Woman with facemask to protect herself from catching coronavirus in Ecuador and during flight

COVID-19 in Ecuador: Here’s What You Need to Know

Your questions about COVID in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands answer, including important information about borders, quarantines, safety tips and more.

Flying over the desert of Peru and looking down on the Spider Nazca Line.

Nazca Lines: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Learn about the history, meaning, location and tour options for one of the world’s greatest mysteries, the Nazca Lines located in the desert plains of Peru.

Snowcapped mountains of Patagonia, one of the top places to visit in Argentina

25 Best Places to Visit in Argentina (Chosen By Experts!)

Learn about the best cities, mountain towns, deserts, beaches and Patagonian wonderlands to add to your personal list of places to visit in Argentina.

Quipus were ancient Andean recording devices made of strings and knots that kept track of information for the Inca.

Quipu: The Ancient Computer of the Inca Civilization

Learn about the history and purpose of the quipu, with insights from anthropologist and best-selling author of The Last Days of the Incas Kim MacQuarrie.