Say Hola to Peru!
Most famous for Machu Picchu, Peru has so much more to offer!
We visited at the end of 2009/beginning of 2010, when Cuzco (Cusco) experienced devastating flooding and Machu Picchu was off-limits to visitors. Coming overland from Ecuador and continuing overland into Bolivia, we were able to see much of the diversity of landscapes and regions in Peru: from the desert to Lake Titicaca, and many stops in between.
Posts About Peru
- Where to Stay in Lima — We asked for a little help from Jessica Harte, an expat living and working in Lima, to get a feel for Lima’s coolest neighborhoods. Jessica has shared the best areas of the city to explore – and the coolest spots to visit in each – as well as which neighborhoods are perfect for basing yourself in.
- 13 Reasons to Visit Cusco, Peru — If you’re heading to Peru, chances are Cusco and Machu Picchu are already on your itinerary…but is it worth hanging out in Cusco once you’ve seen the famous Inca city? Read our 13 reasons to visit Cusco…beyond Machu Picchu.
- The Nazca Lines – Peru’s Little Secret — A personal post about our experience flying over Peru’s ancient Nazca lines.
From ancient Incan cities to sand boarding down mountainous dunes, Peru is a diverse and beautiful destination. If Peru is on your itinerary, these are the 12 best places to visit in Peru. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. That means we may earn a small commission when you use the links on this site
Wondering whether you should visit Cusco? This list of the top reasons to visit Cusco Peru will convince you to plan a trip and help you decide what to see in Cusco and how to spend your time. If you’re on the fence about visiting Cusco, read on to find out why you should stop
Where to Stay in Lima Peru: Advice from a local expat and travel writer about the best neighborhoods to stay in Lima! Find the best place to stay in Lima, plus everything else you need to know about visiting and staying in Lima Peru, including Lima neighborhoods to visit, the best places in Lima to explore,
The Nazca Lines Peru, one of the world’s great mysteries! Who made them? Why did they make them? And who, or what, did they make them for? These are many of the questions surrounding the Nazca Lines in Peru. Wild theories abound, but take a day and fly over the Nazca Lines and form your