Category: Peru

The hilltop Inca city of Machu Picchu surrounded by green mountains and white cloudy mist.

How to Get to Machu Picchu: The Complete Guide

Get answers to your questions about the best way to get to Machu Picchu. Travel to Machu Picchu by train or do a trek. There are perks to choosing either option.

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.

White linen tables inside the Maras restaurant in Lima. Wooden furnature and accents throughout.

The 20 Best Restaurants in Lima: Where to Eat in Lima

The culinary capital of South America, Lima offers an incredible variety of flavors. Try the 20 best restaurants in Lima, Peru from traditional Peruvian to international cuisines.

Hotels and stores in Aguas Calientes lining the river and street through town.

Aguas Calientes: Visiting Machu Picchu Pueblo

This detailed travel guide for Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu Pueblo) contains everything you need to know about when to visit, what to do, buses to Machu Picchu and more.

Three bowls of quinoa. One with red seeds, one with black seeds and another one with white seeds.

What is Quinoa? A Guide to the Peruvian Superfood

Native to the Andean Highlands, quinoa has taken the world by storm. Why? Learn all about the health benefits of this Peruvian superfood, how to cook it and much more!

Two hands hold a cell phone with a grid of photos on the screen. Blurred camera in the background.

WiFi in Peru: Stay Connected While Traveling

If you are searching for WiFi in Peru, look no further! Discover the various connectivity options, typical internet speeds, and info about WiFi in Peru’s top destinations here.

One white and one brown alpaca overlook Cusco city. The white one has a rainbow fleece collar.

What’s the Difference Between a Llama and an Alpaca?

Across the Andes Mountains, you are sure to spot llamas and alpacas. But which is which? Learn how to tell the difference between llama and alpaca in this guide.

A pile of Peruvian 100 soles bills on a table.

Tipping in Peru: Who to Tip and How Much

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

A tourist in Cusco lifting his sunglasses to look at something, amidst a crowd of people.

Is Peru Safe? What to Know about Peru Safety for Tourists

Is Peru safe for tourists to visit? You bet! But before you travel to Peru, take a look at the Peru safety information below so that your trip will be both safe and memorable.