The ruins of Ollantaytambo overlooking the modern town below.

Ollantaytambo: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Explore the fascinating history of Ollantaytambo and learn everything you need to know to visit this unique town in the Sacred Valley, including what to see and how to get there.

Front of the Lima airport with cars in front and purple night sky in background.

Lima Airport: Everything You Need to Know Before Flying

Make your way through the Lima airport worry-free with these insider tips and information about Lima’s Jorge Chavez International Airport.

Grass, flowers, and trees of Parque Kennedy with gray church in the distance.

Parque Kennedy: The Central Park of Miraflores

Explore Lima’s Parque Kennedy, the cultural center of the Miraflores district. Learn more about the park’s history and find out what to see and do during your visit!

The fortress of Sacsayhuamán, an important Inca ruin located above the city of Cusco.

Sacsayhuaman: Ruins of a Magnificent Inca Fortress

Find out why the Inca ruins of Sacsayhuaman are a must-see on your trip to Cusco.

A woman wearing colorful traditional clothing and performing a cultural dance in Cusco.

Cultural treasures: Cusco’s traditional dances and music

Bright colors and culture collide in these Cusco traditions!

17 different types of potatoes of varying colors groups together with a white background.

Sacred Valley: The world’s agricultural breadbasket

Did you know Peru is the birthplace of potato cultivation? Learn more about the fertile soils of the Sacred Valley.

The beautiful landscape of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, located near Cusco in Peru.

At a glance: The Sacred Valley of the Incas

Discover the Sacred Valley on your trip to Peru. Visit impressive Inca ruins and don’t miss out on the opportunity to get a dose of the local culture!

A rainbow above several walls of stone ruins at Machu Picchu.

Where is Machu Picchu? Machu Picchu’s Location in Peru

There is a reason why the city of Machu Picchu remained “lost” for as many centuries as it did.

The iconic Machu Picchu ruins with the mountains behind partially covered in clouds.

Machu Picchu History: The Incan City Over the Centuries

Get to know the story behind Machu Picchu, as its visual grandeur is just half the appeal.