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How Much Does it Cost to Travel Peru?

By on Published: March 12, 2020 | Last Updated: March 13, 2020 in Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
How Much Does it Cost to Travel Peru?

Well congratulations! Signs indicate that if you’re reading this post, you’re probably thinking about travelling to Peru and let me just start by saying you definitely should! One of the South American giants, this country is a feast for travellers and while I certainly wouldn’t consider it off the beaten track, there’s still plenty of […]

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The Best Time to Visit Peru

By on Published: February 27, 2020 | Last Updated: March 13, 2020 in PERU, South America with 0 Comments
The Best Time to Visit Peru

It’s the question on everyone’s lips isn’t it? At least it’s the question on the lips of those who want to travel to Peru! Because for those, like me, who want to adventure in this amazing South American country, the question “when the best time to visit Peru?” is not easily answered! Before I started […]

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14 Best Cusco Hostels

By on Published: January 9, 2020 | Last Updated: January 12, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
14 Best Cusco Hostels

If there’s one place that almost every traveller in South America will head for at some point on their journey, it’s Cusco. Located in the south of Peru, an overnight bus ride from the Bolivian border, this lively city lies at the heart of the backpacker fun in this continent. With Machu Picchu on its […]

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Ultimate Peru Itinerary for Backpackers!

By on Published: December 5, 2019 | Last Updated: March 13, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
Ultimate Peru Itinerary for Backpackers!

With a packed South America schedule ahead of me, and Peru being my first port of call, I planned to spend just 4 weeks in this country to ensure I saw as much of this continent as I wanted! Well, let me tell you that plan quickly turned into an epic fail! Because if you […]

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Choquequirao Trek, Peru: Everything You Need to Know

By on Published: December 2, 2019 | Last Updated: February 25, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
Choquequirao Trek, Peru: Everything You Need to Know

This is my complete guide to everything you need to know about the Choquequirao trek – from someone whose been there and done it! Yup, brave the most formidable hike around Cusco I have and come out the other side successfully and lived to tell the tale I have too! So if you’re wanting to […]

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21 Top Things to Do in Cusco … 9 of Them Free!

By on Published: November 11, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 2 Comments
21 Top Things to Do in Cusco … 9 of Them Free!

Let’s start with a small disclaimer… I spent over 3 weeks in and around Cusco alone! Yup I spent more time in this city than I reckon most people spend in the whole of Peru and that’s because it’s a) amazing and b) there’s so much to do here. Initially, I planned to spend only […]

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7 Lima Day Trips You Can’t Miss!

By on Published: November 4, 2019 | Last Updated: November 21, 2019 in Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
7 Lima Day Trips You Can’t Miss!

So many travellers just seem to overlook Lima, the capital of Peru, and disregard both spending much time there, as well as many of the great trips you can take in a day or 2 from the city. But if you do give Lima a bit more credit and a bit more of your time, […]

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Best ALTERNATIVE Colca Canyon Tour For Getting Off the Beaten Track

By on Published: October 24, 2019 | Last Updated: December 23, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
Best ALTERNATIVE Colca Canyon Tour For Getting Off the Beaten Track

The thing I loved most about Peru, and probably the thing that surprised me about this country was that, despite being a wildly popular country with travellers, it’s still incredibly easy and cheap to get entirely away from the crowds to some of the epic hidden corners and authentic treasures that still lie largely undiscovered […]

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Huaraz, Peru : Complete Travel Guide

By on Published: October 17, 2019 | Last Updated: February 12, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 0 Comments
Huaraz, Peru : Complete Travel Guide

Before my arrival into Peru, I have to admit I’d never even heard of Huaraz, let alone considered travelling there. As such a huge country and with a tight travel timeframe, I’d already pretty much mapped out my time in Peru before my arrival into Lima in September as I fled the impending winter in […]

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9 Best Budget Places to Stay in Arequipa, Peru

By on Published: October 6, 2019 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Latin America, PERU, South America with 4 Comments
9 Best Budget Places to Stay in Arequipa, Peru

Known as the white city, Arequipa is Peru’s second biggest metropolis and an absolute must on any South American itinerary. From strolling the colonial streets to hiking the nearby canyon, there’s no end to the amount of great things to do and see here, meaning the only real choice left is … where to stay?! […]

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