A 2 Weeks Classic Peru Itinerary

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Peru is a fantastic country, with lots to see. With so many gorgeous colonial cities, interesting archeological sites, mountains that call to be hikes, coming up with a good Peru itinerary is easier said than done – especially if you have limited time. If you don’t know where to start planning, worry not! I have … Read more

22 Fun Things To Do In Arequipa Peru

things to do in Arequipa Peru

Known as La Ciudad Blanca (the White City, in English), a nickname due to the white volcanic rock used to build the city (though some argue that the nickname came from the fact that in colonial times more than 70% of the local population was white), Arequipa is easily the most beautiful city in Peru, … Read more

A Guide To Visiting The Colca Canyon Peru

Colca Canyon Peru

Peru is a fantastic hiking destination, and anywhere you go in the country you will find many incredible hiking trails that will challenge your fitness but will also be incredibly rewarding. Not far from Arequipa, the Colca Canyon offers an incredible array of trails – easy enough to tackle independently, but best if enjoyed with … Read more

7 Amazing Day Trips From Arequipa

day trips from Arequipa

You can go on many fun day trips from Arequipa. The White City of Peru (locally known as the Ciudad Blanca) is a great place to explore and you won’t easily get tired of it. But there’s more to it than churches and monasteries. Indeed, the surroundings of Arequipa surely deserve to be explored and … Read more

Where To Stay In Arequipa

where to stay in Arequipa

Looking for where to stay in Arequipa? You are in the right place! The Ciudad Blanca (White City, in English) of Peru is a fantastic tourist destination, with many interesting attractions that reflect its Spanish colonial past as well as a strong indigenous influence. The city is packed with gorgeous churches and many well curated … Read more

A Guide To Santa Catalina Monastery, Arequipa

Santa Catalina Monastery Arequipa

Situated in the historical downtown district of Arequipa, the Santa Catalina Monastery (Monasterio de Santa Catalina in Spanish) is a monastery of nuns of the Dominican Second Order and a must-see attraction in the city. This historic complex is a sprawling 20,000 square-meter, walled community dating back several hundred years. Often referred to as a … Read more

What To Know When Visiting Arequipa: Travel Tips And More

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Are you thinking of visiting Arequipa? Among the most beautiful cities in South America, this is a place full of history, beautiful landmarks and surrounding by many incredible places. As you are planning your trip to Arequipa, you will likely have many questions and find it hard to answer. Don’t worry! In this post I … Read more

10 Unmissable Things To Do In Trujillo Peru

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Trujillo is one of the most underrated tourist destinations in Peru and yet there are many interesting things to do in Trujillo. I actually don’t think I know anyone other than myself who’s been there. Most travelers to Peru are so keen on getting to see the treasures of the Sacred Valley of the Inca, … Read more