Peru

How to Get a Brazil Tourist Visa in Lima

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This sage advice comes from inaugural guest poster Laura Yates, who works with SA Luxury Expeditions in Lima, Peru. After you read this entry, make sure and check out her site!

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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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Hostels in South America

Loki Hostels in South America

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Loki is a backpacker hostel chain which operates four locations in Bolivia and Peru. After 16 nights stayed in three of these properties, I can safely say Loki provides the best overall hostel experience I’ve come across so far.

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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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How to Travel in South America

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Getting around in South America is relatively simple once you get a hang of it—and, in most cases, rather affordable as well.

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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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