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.

Snow-capped peaks across a green valley with blue skies along the Salkantay trek.

Inca Trail Alternatives: 6 Scenic Andean Treks

If the Inca Trail is sold out or you prefer trekking along remote trails, these 6 Inca Trail alternatives are incredible trekking options in the majestic Andes Mountains of Cusco.

A slice of crema volteada, a classic Peruvian dessert

15 Peruvian Desserts to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Do you have a love for sweets and Peruvian cuisine? Check out my top 15 picks for the most popular Peruvian desserts!

Aerial view of the Maras Salt Mines

Maras Salt Mines: 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.

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.

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!

Iguazu Falls

Iguazu Falls and The Great Adventure Tour

Explore the majestic Iguazu Falls of Argentina with the Great Adventure Tour!