Nazca Lines

Have you heard about the Nazca Lines, but you don’t know exactly what they are? Here we will try to discover all the mysteries around them. What are the Nazca Lines? The Nazca Lines are spread over a surface of 350 km2 between the 419 and 465 kilometers of the south Pan-American Highway, in the province of Nazca, department of Ica, covering up to four pampas: Palpa, Ingenio, Nazca and Socos. These figures are drawn on the arid desert floor, and hundreds of figures are more or less…

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Peruvian Flag

Every 28th of July, Peru celebrates its Independence Day, remembering the Independence declaration made by Jose de San Martin on July 28, 1821.  EL PERÚ DESDE ESTE MOMENTO ES LIBRE E INDEPENDIENTE POR LA VOLUNTAD GENERAL DE LOS PUEBLOS Y POR LA JUSTICIA DE SU CAUSA QUE DIOS DEFIENDE VIVA LA PATRIA ! VIVA LA LIBERTAD ! VIVA LA INDEPENDENCIA! ** I can’t translate the declaration, but basically, it says, that from now on Peru is free. Here are the Patriotic symbols of Peru, symbols that every Peruvian…

The city of Lima, capital of Peru, was founded by Francisco Pizarro on January 18, 1535. Today Lima is considered the center of political, cultural, financial and commercial activities of the country. It has a population of more than 7 million people, which makes it the most populated city of Peru. In Lima, you will find museums with great works of art; you will also find archeological sites, beaches, valleys, nature, a very active night life, adrenalin in adventure sports and an exquisite gastronomy. All these reasons will…

Are you wondering how to look a hotel in Peru?Are you looking for cheap and clean hotels? Or maybe you are looking for luxury hotels? What is the difference between a hostel and a hotel? Let’s begin. When you look for a hotel there are 5 factors to consider: # 1 Location. The heart of most cities in Peru is the “Plaza de Armas” or Main Square; therefore it is a good idea to choose a hotel close to it. In that way, it will be easy to…

Fashion

Do you like fashion? Do you want to know how developed is the fashion industry in Peru? Are there good fashion designers in Peru? The LIF Week or Lima Fashion Week is an event where fashion shows are presented, allowing  peruvian designers show their proposals to the market, both local and international; and in this way contribute to the development of fashion industry in the country. LIF Week invites each year to a group of personalities in the design and fashion world in the country to assess the…

Continuing with the post  How to Plan your Trip to Machu Picchu, here is the 2nd part. To see part one, click here Step 3: Bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu The train will take you to the Machu Picchu Pueblo (also known as Aguas Calientes) station, which is  located at the foot of the mountain. To get to the Citadel of Machu Picchu, you must take a bus that will take you to the entrance of the citadel. This journey takes 30 minutes. You will find…

Panoramic Machu Picchu

Do you want to organize the visit to Machu Picchu by yourself, but you don’t know where to start? Do you want to know how much will the tour cost? Are you wondering if the reservations can be made online? Then you’ve come to the right place, this guide will show you easily how to plan the trip to Machu Picchu, what steps to take and how much you will spend. Please, note that some prices are in soles ( S/) and some others are in US dollars…

I would like to share  an interesting video of  Tourist Orientation, made by Promperu, the Tourism Board of Peru. It shows you important information you should consider, when travelling to Peru. Enjoy it! I hope you found this video helpful, if you have any question, leave me a comment and I will be happy to contact you.