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Five historical places that you should not miss during your trip to Lima

The first thing I think is that Lima should be a place to visit for the history it has: In the so-called City of Kings , was the Viceroyalty of Peru, was the seat of the Inquisition and was a port, so many of the products and people who came by sea to South America. The second thing is […]

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The five tourist places that you can not miss in Peru

The 5 safety pins Machu Picchu is a must for tourists visiting Peru, it is the sacred city of the Incas. It was discovered in 1911 by the American explorer Hiram Bingham. It is located on a huge granite mountain just 2 hours away from Cusco. This city is considered one of the most extraordinary examples of landscape architecture […]

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Weekly menu: enjoy a Peruvian dish every day

From Monday to Sunday, weekly menu to enjoy the richest and most varied food in Peru . Throughout Peru, Arequipa has become well known for its gastronomy, since it is one of the cities with more variety and flavor in that country. It is said that more than 190 typical dishes have been registered in the state. The food from Arequipa […]

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The mystery of Machu Picchu and the Lost City

Towards the south of Peru , near Cuzco , is one of the most extraordinary architectural marvels in the world. I According to UNESCO, ” Machu Picchu is one of the most important cultural sites in Latin America.” It is undoubtedly the most impressive archaeological wonder that the Incas built. Why is it called Machu Picchu, The Lost City? Built sometime […]

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The Camino del Inca, everything you need to know: preparations

The Inca Trail is a unique experience but, in turn, requires a lot of effort. That is why those who complete it relate a series of sensations among which are the joy, satisfaction and emotion without equal for having traveled the mythical path and finally reach the mysterious citadel of Machu Picchu . But as we have said, it is […]

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To travel by finger for Peru: the hospitality of the Peruvians

Many travel to finger to save money but to hitchhike or to hitchhike involves much more than that: it is a perfect opportunity to get in touch with local people, to corroborate that the good far outnumber the bad and knowing another look about some of the current issues. Thus, with a sign that indicates our destiny, the raised thumb, […]

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The Inca Trail, all you need to know: the different routes

In a previous post we talked about the basic preparations that any traveler should make before starting the mythical Camino del Inca . So, among many points we talk about choosing the route because, of course, there is not one. In this way, tour operators offer different variants to those who want to launch this adventure but, among the most classic and […]

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Peruvian cocktails: prepare the best drinks to be the king the party

We already became fans of Peruvian food and as I have talked about before, it has an extraordinary gastronomic heritage, but I would not like to leave behind, the great variety of different drinks and cocktails they have. The traditional Peruvian drinks are full of interesting recipes and unparalleled flavors, so today we will talk about some. […]

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The 5 festivities that you can not miss while in Peru

Peru, apart from its culture, gastronomy and traditions, gives us diverse and great festivities in which not only the Peruvian population participates, but also that of all Latin America and the world. Everyone is invited! During most of the year the calendar is full of different parties, full of color, music and joy that flood from the north to the […]

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Height sickness: what it is, symptoms and recommendations

Many destinations in Peru will take travelers to high altitude terrain. Sites in which you will find beautiful landscapes, archaeological remains, exquisite cuisine, the sympathy of its people but where, also, you can suffer from altitude sickness . I What is altitude sickness? Altitude sickness, also known as mountain acute sickness (MAM), mountain sickness, yeyo, soroche or apunamiento, is the body’s […]

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