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Prepare for your Trip to Peru

How do I handle money? Is it safe? Can I drink the water? Do I need any vaccinations? Make sure you know the answers to these and more FAQs...

Food in Peru

Warning: do not read this post while hungry! It’s no secret that the food in Peru is absolutely incredible. From the coastal regions, ...

What to Expect When Arriving to Cusco

Congratulations, you did it. You’re here. Oh, you’re not? Well, almost! Whether your first time abroad, first time in South America, or ...

Altitude sickness in Cusco

If you are planning a trip to Cusco, Peru chances are you’ve heard of the high altitude and risk altitude sickness. If you come from low ...

10 Crops That are More Delicious in Peru

In the Andes regions of Peru there is a plethora of incredible and delicious crops that you have to try to believe they actually taste ...

Essential and Peruvian Spanish

You don’t need to be a fluent Spanish speaker to visit Peru, but of course it is always a good idea to know a bit of the local language ...

5 Exotic Drinks You HAVE to Try on Your Trip To Peru

The culture of Peru is packed to the brim with diversity, and you will likely have no shortage of unique experiences. From the food to ...

Holidays in Peru

Celebrate good times! Whether you’re visiting in the middle of rainy season or right at the peak of the high tourist season, there is ...

Cost of Life in Cusco

Cusco, Peru is one of the cheapest cities in South America to live. Consumer prices including the cost of rent are almost 50% less ...

A Coffee Lover’s Guide to Cusco

If you’re like me, there is nothing that gets a day started better than a cup of coffee. In Europe or the USA, coffee cultures are highly ...

How is Cusco as a Destination for Digital Nomads?

The world is getting smaller every day, thanks to the technology we have. Most people dream of travel, of visiting faraway places and ...

How To Treat Street Vendors

Since the popularization of Machu Picchu, Peru’s livelihood and fate has been forever linked to tourism. Millions come each year from all ...

Cusco Bucket List

This little town tucked away in the Andes Mountains is so much more than the way stop to Machu Picchu. Make sure you give yourself some ...

The Inca Trinity

In Peru you will encounter quite a few snakes, pumas, and condors throughout your surroundings. From paintings, sculptures ...

Do It Like A Local: Negotiating and Haggling

Most people don’t consider that they might get ripped off doing simple day to day things. When you don’t know the normal prices ...