A first-timer’s guide to Peru – trekking, wildlife and more; Ros Walford; Rough Guides

To celebrate 60 years of Paddington bear – the beloved children’s character from Peru – here’s our first-timer’s guide to Peru with tips for everyone.

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No, We’re Not Trampling Machu Picchu Out of Existence; Tyler Moss; CN Traveler

In 2016, UNESCO threatened to place the World Heritage site on its list of places in danger—unless it cleaned up its act.

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Ancient Inca Ruins, Colorful Traditions, and Plenty of Pisco: The 4-Day Weekend in Cusco; Ian Centrone; Men’s Journal

Cusco is the second-most frequented destination in Peru. Known for being the Gateway to the Sacred Valley, most people only spend a day or two in the bustling cosmopolitan epicenter as a means to an end before continuing on to the grand finale: Machu Picchu. Here’s how to spend the ultimate long weekend.

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4 Tips to traveling in Machu Picchu; World Inside Pictures

Traveling in Machu Picchu is one of the most life-changing experiences you’ll ever have. Located in Peru, this UNESCO world heritage site is the true definition of an exotic adventure setting thanks to its craggy mountain ranges, lush and humid jungles, historic ruins and breathtaking views. The sheer amount of adrenaline-inducing activities you can engage in while there is unimaginable. However, before you head out to the trip here are four comprehensive tips to help you plan well and make your travel worthwhile.

Source: 4 Tips to traveling in Machu Picchu | World inside pictures

Peru: prosperous economy with world’s fastest industrial growth rates; Gulf Times

The Republic of Peru is a country in western South America. It is bordered in the north by Ecuador and Colombia, in the east by Brazil, in…

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Machu Picchu: The ‘Lost City of the Incas’; Matthew A McIntosh; Brewminate

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Deal Alert: Flights to Peru From $439 Round-Trip; JT Genter; Points Guy

Want to check out the wonders of Peru? Of course you do! And today you can snag a great deal from a handful of cities across the US starting at just $439.

Source: Deal Alert: Flights to Peru From $439 Round-Trip

Machu Picchu Travel Guide: Visiting the Incan Citadel; Monica Prelle; REI

Everything you need to know about visiting Machu Picchu, including Machu Picchu hiking, Cusco travel tips, getting there, and must-see sites.

Source: Machu Picchu Travel Guide: Visiting the Incan Citadel | REI Co-op Journal

WHY YOU NEED A PERMIT TO HIKE THE INCA TRAIL (AND HOW TO GET ONE!); Jenna Hoare; The Journal

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Visiting Machu Picchu in Peru: an awe-inspiring experience; Ben Gilbert; Business Insider

Acclimatising to the altitude may pose a few challenges, but a trip to this Unesco World Heritage site – built by Inca architects in the mid-1400s – brings rewards that can’t be put into words

Source: Visiting Machu Picchu in Peru: an awe-inspiring experience