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Bright whitish pink aerial view of the salt pans

Maras Salt Mines: Guide to Visiting the Salineras de Maras

Discover the fascinating Maras Salt Mines in Cusco. Learn more about the Salineras de Maras, including their history, how to get there, when to go and more!

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.

a close up of Peruvian coins

Tipping in Peru: Who to Tip and How Much

Learn about the proper tipping etiquette in Peru with our helpful guide.

woman at Machu Picchu

Alternative Treks to Machu Picchu

Are all the passes for the Inca Trail sold out for the dates of your Peru vacation? Consider these other 4 alternative treks to Machu Picchu.

Photo collage of scenic landscapes of Peru

Explore Peru: What to do and Where to do it

Gearing up to explore Peru? Get the insider’s “been there, done that” guide on what to do and where to do it.

PFL picks for top hotels in Peru for 2015

Check out PFL picks for top hotels in Peru for 2015. Download the e-book for free!

Weekly Dish: 6 Peruvian Desserts to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Do you have a sweet tooth and a love for Peruvian cuisine? Check out my top 6 picks for most decadent Peruvian desserts in this segment of Weekly Dish!

Liz W. performs a head stand on the edge of a mountain in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru

Glacial lakes to snow-capped summits: Liz W. shares her adventures of trekking in Huaraz and the Cordillera Blanca

Peru For Less travel advisor Liz W. shares her adventures of trekking in Huaraz and the Cordillera Blanca of Peru.

The coast of Buenos Aires at dusk, Argentina

El Tigre Excursion of Buenos Aires: Gateway to Argentine charm

Discover the unique history and colonial British influence of the Rio de la Plata region with the El Tigre Excursion of Buenos Aires!