Explore Peru

Peru has it all, amazing nature from the high Andes, jungle in the Amazon, beaches and deserts. Next to this Peru has a very rich culture and history and don’t forget the food. Peru has one of the best cuisine in the world, with the influences from all over the world. In Miraflores, Lima you can eat at one of the best restaurants in the world; Central. In Peru you can do so many different things and activities in different places. Hiking and cycling in the Cañón del Colca and surf the longest left wave near Huanchaco, Chicama. The main attraction in Peru is without a doubt the Inca cities of Cusco and Machu Picchu, but don’t skip the rest of The Sacred Valley! In the north of Peru, Máncora area, you will find more tropical weather conditions where you can have a good beach time. In the south you have the highest lake in South America, Lake Titicaca with the famous reed islands. Don’t underestimate the distances in Peru, the roads are winding through the Andes but flights are a good option to cover the long distances. The nature is stunning and you will have jaw-dropping moments many times during your trip. See below the blogs I wrote on many highlights of Peru, it will not disappoint you!!!

Islas Uros 1 Puno Peru

Lake Titicaca and Puno

Lake Titicaca is the largest highest lake in the world; 3.812 meters! The lake doesn’t look like a lake more like an ocean with even small waves! It...
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Overview Machu Picchu Peru

Inca City of Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of the seven wonders of the world. The Lost City is surrounded by green tropical vegetation and steep mountain ranges, this 15th century Inca...
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Paragliders Miraflores Lima Peru

Miraflores Lima & Central Restaurant

Lima is the largest city in Peru and the second-driest capital city in the world! In the Lima metropolitan area live more than 9 million people and is...
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Colca Canyon Arequipa Peru

Volcanic Arequipa and Cañón del Colca

I liked Arequipa a lot, great colonial atmosphere and vibe in the city, with the volcanoes Chachani, Misti  and Pichu Pichu in background. Nice and good boutique hotels,...
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Wave Lobitos Máncora Peru

Surfing and Beach Time Máncora Area

The north coast of Peru is known for the surf and Máncora is the perfect spot to chill, party and from there discover more of the Peruvian coast....
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Huanchaco Beach Peru

Surfing Huanchaco Area

I was already traveling some time now, two months on the way and for this beach girl it was time to head back to the beach again. My...
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Plaza de Armas Cusco Peru

Cusco Capital of the Incas

Cusco is the archaeological capital of the Americas, gateway to Machu Picchu, Spanish influenced cathedrals, Inca temples, cobblestone streets and traditional Andean women. The atmosphere in Cusco is...
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Lama Route Peru

Route for 3 to 4 weeks Peru

I visited Peru during my three months travel through South America. After Bolivia I went to Peru and visited Ecuador thereafter. See below my route suggestion and other...
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Inca Flag Tips Peru

Tips before you travel to Peru

Before you travel to Peru make sure you are well prepared. See here my tips and inspirations that will help you to plan your holiday. Visa As a...
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Kids Market Pisac Sacred Valley Peru

The Sacred Valley

The Sacred Valley of the Incas or the Urubamba Valley is a valley in the Andes of Peru; 20 km north of the Inca capital of Cusco. In...
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