Peru

Finally taking that trip to Peru? Check out the advice, stories and tips I can offer after my February-March 2011 trip there, which saw me visit the cities of Arequipa, Cusco and Lima; visit the lost city of Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of the Incas. How to travel from Peru to Bolivia overland.

Inca Woman Peru

How Does Two Weeks in Perú Sound?

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Whether Perú’s at the top of your travel list or totally off your radar, you’ll want to hop on the next flight to Lima after reading through this Perú travel itinerary.

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The Colca Canyon in Peru

Peru’s Even Grander Canyon

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Whether or not you end up enjoying Arequipa, Peru’s second-largest city, you owe yourself a trip to the nearby Colca Canyon, a geological formation nearly twice as deep as the Grand Canyon — 10,725 feet, to be specific.

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Peru’s Sacred Valley of the Incas

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If you’re headed to Cusco, Peru, plan a day trip out to the Moray Inca Ruins, located about 50 km from the city center — and set amid what’s literally the most beautiful scenery I’ve ever laid eyes upon.

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Travel to Machu Picchu Cheap, Without a Tour

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It isn’t necessary to book a Machu Picchu tour if you want to see the ancient Inca city in the High Andes.

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