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Traveling Peru, A Visit to Lake Titicaca

Find out why our visitors love our suggestions for traveling Peru on an exclusive, private, custom tour. 

Peru Itinerary - Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu facts you probably didn’t know

What does Machu Picchu mean? Where is it? How high? And more.

Travel Peru with Chavin de Huantar on your “must see” list

When you travel Peru, consider adding Chavin de Huantar to your list, especially if you enjoy historical sites.


Tambopata: A –“DO NOT MISS” nature destination when you travel Peru

Tambopata is a river, a national reserve and a province in Madre de Dios state, southeastern Peru. And it’s a travel destination you do not want to miss.

South America Travel Guide - Pisco Sour Recipe

Recipe for Pisco Sour from Your South America Travel Guide

Pisco Sour is a traditional Peruvian drink. Pisco is a colourless brandy or spirit made from grapes. It is very high in alcohol and traditionally from Southern Peru. 

Peru Travel - Hand Woven Bridge

Cross a Canyon on Peru’s Last Handwoven Bridge

Unique centuries-old Incan tradition that continues to this day – the renovation of the Q’eswachaka Bridge

Peru - Machu Picchu

Peru’s Machu Picchu, one of the best places to visit in 2018

The majestic Inca citadel of Machu Picchu —once again— named one of the best places to visit in the world. This time, Flight Network has placed Machu Picchu in the 4th spot of its World’s Ultimate Bucket List 2018. To create said ranking, over 800 leading travel journalists, agencies, bloggers, and editors from all around the world were consulted in order…

Travel Peru: Pachacamac Citadel, Lima

Travel Peru: The archaeological sanctuary of Pachacamac

Long before the Incas became a force to reckon with, many other cultures thrived in Peru and built civilizations, the signs of which can still be found all around Peru.

Learn here about the rare string-based device or Incan “calculator”: The Quipu

Before setting off on your authentic luxury Peru travel, take a minute to learn about a particularly fascinating piece of Andean history. One of the most interesting aspects of ancient Andean culture is the lack of writing.  So, did the ancient cultures not keep records? As a matter of fact, they did, just in a…

Peru, gastronomic mecca in the world

The World Tourism Organization  Secretary General Taleb Rifai said Peru has become a gastronomic mecca  and assured its cuisine has evolved significantly over the last years thanks to its ingredients and variety. Remarks came after the announcement of Lima as host city for the 2nd World Forum on Food Tourism, within the framework of the…