Category: Travel News

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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.

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.

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⚠ Important Visitor Info for Machu Picchu Regulations

[UPDATED for 2020] Machu Picchu regulations changed in July of 2017. Here’s what you can expect for your upcoming trip!

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“The Macaw Project” film debut is almost here!

By highlighting the life of macaws, viewers like us can better understand how illegal mining and logging is devastating fragile jungle ecosystems and what needs to be done to protect this vital region of the world.

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Kim MacQuarrie: Life and Death in the Andes

Celebrated writer and documentary filmmaker, Kim MacQuarrie, just released his latest book “Life and Death in the Andes.”

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Cusco ranked #1 destination to visit in Central and South America

U.S. News releases this years best places to visit! Cusco was ranked #1! Find out the destinations that should be on your bucket list!

Several hikers with walking sticks follow a path along stone terraces at Machu Picchu.

Machu Picchu tourism could quadruple: How conservation is key during a touristic boom

The construction of a new airport in the Sacred Valley could have profound effects on tourism traffic to Machu Picchu. Read more about the benefits and controversies.

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Drones discover pre-Inca ruins in Peru

Researchers in Peru are using a controversial modern technology to help them spy on the past.

Bolivia Debuts World’s Longest Cable Car System

El Teleferico, which opened at the end of May, will shuttle 500,000 passengers between La Paz and El Alto daily.