The Most Beautiful Ruins In Peru

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There are many incredible ruins in Peru. This country has a long history that earns it a place among the world’s cradles of civilization. Scattered all over Peru are ancient, well-preserved ruins that are among the most impressive in the world. While the Incan ruins in Peru are the most well-known to outsiders, the country … Read more

12 Things To Know Before Visiting Lima

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Are you planning on visiting Lima? The Peruvian capital is one of the most thriving cities in South America. Lima is packed with history; there are many interesting places to visit; and some of the most unique vistas in the country (sunset from Miraflores is truly out of this world!). One thing for sure, as … 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

A Guide To Santa Catalina Monastery, Arequipa

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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

A Guide To Visiting Pisac Ruins, Peru

Pisac Ruins

The Pisac Ruins is a well-preserved ancient Incan complex and one of the top historical sites to visit near Cusco and in the Sacred Valley region of Peru. Situated along the Vilcanota River on top of a hill overlooking the town of the same name, these ruins highlight the incredible workmanship that went into building … Read more

A Useful Guide To Visiting Sacsayhuaman, Cusco

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Sacsayhuaman is the site of ancient Incan ruins located on the edge of the historic city of Cusco at an altitude of 12,142 feet (that’s a whopping 3,700 meters above sea level). These days, it’s an active archaeological site and one of the top attractions in the Cusco area; but hundreds of years ago, it … 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