Once the heart of the Incan empire, the city of Cusco is one of Peru’s most captivating treasures.
Amid growing concerns about overcrowding, the Peruvian tourism industry is now luring visitors to other stunning trails and historic venues.
Are you a fan of llamas? Silly question, who isn’t? They’re fluffy, their faces are filled with expression and they’re kind of like a camel’s hipster cousin. If you’re nodding as you read then Cusco is the place for you. The Peruvian city has long been a stop-off point for pilgrims heading to Machu Picchu, …
Machu Picchu, the mysterious 15th century “Lost City of the Incas” in between two Peruvian mountains was voted one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.
Scientists are shedding new light on the mysterious Nazca Lines etched in the desert of southern Peru, revealing what some of the drawings actually depict.
The government is banking on more tourism after it replaces the outdated airport in Cuzco with a gleaming new facility near the mouth of the Sacred Valley. And that’s what conservationists fear.
Tucked high into the Andes, in Peru’s Sacred Valley at 7,970 feet above sea level, the mysterious Inca citadel of Machu Picchu is an architecturally breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site and absolute South America bucket-list must. Constructed around 1450, this vital religious, political and administrative center was abandoned some 130 years later when the Inca …
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