About Peru

Peru is a country in South America. If you are considering to visit Peru or if you are traveling here now, you will find here useful and fun blog posts written by other travelers that have been visiting Peru.

9 Reasons You Will Love Huanchaco Beach Tales From the Lens 2d

Huanchaco is a fishing town where to relax, surf and visit archaeological sites. It's an authentic…

Peru #city #nature #photography #watersports

Sandboarding and Buggy Riding in Huacachina Tales From the Lens 16d

With only 24 hours in Huacachina, here is our guide of what to do in the desert oasis including…

Peru #adventure #photography #sports

Visiting the Alpaca Farm in Cusco, Peru Married with Wanderlust 21d

If you're heading to Peru, you're probably dreaming of a photo with an alpaca. We can do you one…

Peru #animals #family #kids #tips

The Nazca Lines - to Fly or Not to Fly Tales From the Lens 23d

The mysterious Nazca Lines are a must stop in your backpacking tour of Peru. But the question is;…

Peru #adventure #history #temple

What to Do in Cusco After Machu Picchu Tales From the Lens 28d

Cusco, the former capital of the Incan Empire capital is rich in history and has enough monuments…

Peru #city #history #sightseeing #tips

How to Get to Machu Picchu? a Complete Guide Tales From the Lens 35d

Machu Picchu is one of the most visit places on Earth and yet, there are no roads leading to it!…

Peru #history #sightseeing #tips #transport

Photo Gallery: the Lost Inca Citadel, Machu Picchu Tales From the Lens 38d

Machu Picchu is from far one of those must-go-to destinations that make the top of everyone's…

Peru #architecture #history #photography #temple

8 Reasons to Hike the Salkantay Trek Tales From the Lens 42d

The Salkantay trek is considered as an alternative to the "Inca trail" for its lower price and the…

Peru #mountain #nature #roadtrip #sightseeing

Things to Know About the Rainbow Mountain Tales From the Lens 45d

The Rainbow Mountain is made of the sediments which pushed together by the forces of the tectonic…

Peru #mountain #photography #sightseeing #tips

A One-Day Hike to the Rainbow Mountain Tales From the Lens 45d

After a few hikes around the area such as the Sacred Valley and Salkantay, we woke up as early as…

Peru #mountain #nature #sightseeing #view

Why Do You Need Cusco's Boleto Turistico? Tales From the Lens 49d

The Boleto Turistico is an entrance ticket required for the archaeological sites and museums in the…

Peru #mountain #nature #sightseeing #view

Visiting Cusco's Sacred Valley Without a Guide Tales From the Lens 49d

A visit to the Sacred Valley, just outside of Cusco, should be on everyones list when planning a…

Peru #hiking #sightseeing #temple #tips

Celebrating Inti Raymi in Cusco, Peru Laure Wanders 53d

The festival of the sun, Inti Raymi was the most important ceremony of the year during the Inca…

Peru #city #festival #history #show

A Backpackers Guide to Arequipa, Peru Tales From the Lens 55d

Arequipa, Peru’s famous white city, offers weary travellers a mixture of old world architecture,…

Peru #city #history #sightseeing

Hiking the Colca Cayon Without a Guide Tales From the Lens 55d

Colca Canyon is one of the main reasons for visitors to stop in Arequipa, in the south of Peru. Six…

Peru #canyon #sightseeing #tips

Peru: What to Know Before You Go Married with Wanderlust 69d

Peru has become a very popular destination in recent years and for good reason! The country has so…

Peru #city #history #sightseeing #tips

24 Hours in Puno & the Uros Floating Islands Tales From the Lens 73d

After 3 months in Bolivia, Puno was our first stop after crossing the border into Peru. We were…

Peru #cruise #rivers & lakes #sightseeing

Taking the Train to Machu Picchu Married with Wanderlust 110d

Everything you need to know about taking the train to Machu Picchu including choosing a train line,…

Peru #mountain #railway #sightseeing #tips

What to Pack for an Adventure in Peru's Amazon Rainforest Have Clothes, Will Travel 122d

My trip to the Amazon in Peru is one of the first trips of my life that I felt I had actually…

Peru #adventure #nature #rivers & lakes #tips

Fishing in the Amazon Rainforest Have Clothes, Will Travel 122d

Growing up in a fishing village, the first question my friends and family asked about our trip to…

Peru #national park #nature #view #wildlife