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.

A Speciality Coffee Guide to Lima, Peru Tales From the Lens 66d

Lima is known as the culinary capital of South America, but recently there has been a boom in the…

Peru #city #drinks #food #sightseeing

Peru: 15 Incredible Photos to Inspire You to Visit Tales From the Lens 79d

15 pictures of Peru that’ll make you want to pack your bags and book your trip immediately. Because…

Peru #adventure #photography #roadtrip #sightseeing

What to Do in Mancora, an Off the Beaten Path Guide Tales From the Lens 88d

Nature and sports lover will love going whale watching, swimming with turtles, surfing and…

Peru #animals #party #watersports #wildlife

9 Reasons You Will Love Huanchaco Beach Tales From the Lens 95d

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 109d

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 114d

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 116d

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 121d

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 128d

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 131d

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 135d

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 138d

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 138d

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 142d

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 142d

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 146d

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 148d

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 148d

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 162d

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 166d

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

Peru #cruise #rivers & lakes #sightseeing