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Complex and intricating Peru
Lima seems to stretch endlessly from the ocean into the hills. But a closer look proves that this huge city, home to almost a third of Peru's population, has its own attractions that are fascinating and colorful.
The Plaza de Armas, also called Plaza Mayor, is the historical center of Lima and the most logical starting point for sightseeing. Most of the buildings from the original city were lost in the earthquake of 1746.
San Francisco church and its monastery are m...
Cusco, the best in Peru Capital of the Inca Empire
Peru Is one of the top destinations in South America, with breathtaking villages and cities, it's a paradise on earth for an active traveller. There is so much to do for any kind of travellers, if you are an olympic, you will...
The best of Peru Majesty and beauty
Looking for adventure? Well, here, Peru, huge sand dune, Pacific breaks and right there, the busy and stunning capital Cusco! Lima is a perfect destination for active lifestyle loving people, biking, trekking in the Amazon, w...
Dense jungle and glacial peaks Cusco, archaeological capital of the Americas
There is no place like Peru in the whole world, promising dense jungle, ancient pageantry and glorious Inca empire. Home to incredible Machu Picchu and ancient city Chan Chan, where you will find the largest pre-Columbian rui...
Machu Picchu, Peru Sun Gate
Build around 1450 by the Incas, Machu Picchu was officially reported only in 1911 by an American historian, and from that date, it became an important tourist attraction. The ruins are 2430 meters above the sea level and ther...
Lima, largest city of Peru pre-Columbian pyramid houses
Lima is the capital city of Peru; it is also the largest city in the country. It lies on a desert coast overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Lima was founded on the land of Taulichusco, and the some of the old ruins can be see in t...
Peru, a country of wonders Cuzco, Cusco or Qosqo
Cuzco, Cusco or Qosq'o... many ways to call the city that was once the foremost city of the Inca empire and where you can still admire the remains of one of the most impressive civilisation that have never been. Even if Cusco...
Land of the Incas, Peru. Filled with myths and traditions
Peru is the third largest country in South America, after Brazil and Argentina and the 19th largest country in the world Most of the inhabitants live along the coast of the Pacific Ocean, nearby Lima – the capital. The area...
Inti Raymi Festival Cuzco Peru June 24 29 Cuzco Peru
Inti Raymi or the Festival of the Sun as it is otherwise known is the Inca Festival of the Sun, the mother of all pre-Hispanic festivals that celebrates the winter solstice and honors the sun god with traditional customs, par...
The Puno's colourful winter festival Peru full of colours
Puno's colourful winter festival, featuring music and processions, is dedicated to the founding of the city but also celebrates the mythical origins of the Inca people of this part of southern Peru. According to Inca legend, ...
The Inti Raymi Festival: 24 of June, 2010 Cuzco, Peru
The Inti Raymi ("Festival of the Sun") was a religious ceremony of the Inca Empire in honor of the god Inti. It's the second biggest celebration in South America after Rio's carnival. Before the colonial Spaniards banned the ...
Did you know that the Spanish horse, bred with the Arab stallion and reared in a desert environment, which formed its gait, gave rise to the Peruvian Paso horse? For more than 300 years, the blood of this new breed was improv...
The Birthday of the City: 18th of January 2010 The Anniversary of the Founding of Lima
Celebrations are always welcome. The birthdays - even more. It is widely known that the Birthday is one of the most precious days in the life of everyone. It is a time to celebrate, enjoy and relax. The biggest party of the y...
Peru Inca Trail! Welcome to Machu Picchu
The Inca Trail is an ancient roadway that winds through the Peruvian mountains high above the Urubamba River, following a route leading to the "lost" city of Machu Picchu,a marvel of human engineering melded perfectly into a ...