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Caral: The Oldest Civilization in the Americas

Caral was the main city in the ancient Norte Chico civilization. It is the oldest known complex civilization in all of the Americas, a a perfect place to visit while you’re in Peru. The site is rich with thousands of years

The Best Northern Peru Itinerary For Travelers

Everybody knows about the famous tours in the southern part of Peru heading from the coast towards Cusco, but what about exploring some of the lesser-known places in Northern Peru that offer many wonderful attractions of their own. This Northern Peru
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Best Museums in Lima: Our Top Choices

Lima has an incredibly diverse selection of museums, ranging from pre-Inca textile and ceramics to some of South America’s finest contemporary art. The captivating history of Peru is excently portrayed. Across the city, artifacts dating back as much as 5000 years
Using a Peruvian SIM Card While Traveling

Using a Peruvian SIM Card While Traveling

While you are in Peru, you will probably want to be able to stay in contact with your friends and family. The best way to do this is by investing in a Peruvian SIM card. As it is both cheap and
Cambistas Currency Exchange in Lima

Currency Exchange in Lima: Your Ultimate Guide

As Peru’s largest city and the main point of arrival for international flights, Lima is visited by many people from all over the world on a daily basis. This means that there are loads of places offering currency exchange all over
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Ecuador Hop Begins Service in Ecuador

Thinking about traveling in Ecuador on your trip to South America? Ecuador Hop is a new bus company beginning service soon with the goal of making it easier for travelers to discover some of Ecuador’s hidden gems. Sister companies Peru Hop
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Cusco To Uyuni Made Easy: How To Reach The Salt Flats

The journey from Cusco to Uyuni or Peru to Bolivia is quickly becoming one of the most traveled routes in all of South America and is now a rite of passage for those making the easy transition from Life as a
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Things to do in Arequipa: Our Top Activities in Arequipa

Arequipa is a beautiful city full of activities and attractions for all travelers. Whether you wish to admire the beauty of the surrounding landscape, delve into the rich culture of the region or party until the morning hours, Arequipa has what
Lima Free Walking Tour of Historic Center of Lima

Lima Free Walking Tour: The Best Way to See the City!

  Tours leave at 10:15 A.M. every day except Sunday. Just visit the Tourist Information Center to sign up! Avenida Jose Larco 799, Miraflores   Included in the tour: Guided explanation of historical sites Free tasting of chocolate & liqueur Not

The Ultimate Peruvian Beer Guide

Calling all Peruvian Beer aficionados: whether you’re living here, planning your trip or even if you’re just passing by – our team of experts has compiled the ultimate guide to Peruvian beer, customs & drinking culture, just for you. So read

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