Casa de los Pitufos

Experience Enchanting Feats of Nature Outside Andahuaylas

When travelling around Andahuaylas, it’s impossible not to feel like you ventured into a different world. While the actual city is normal, the natural wonders situated a few hours away look outrageously foreign. Thanks to a number of active volcanoes and the power of erosion, Andahuaylas is surrounded by Mother...

Chan Chan

Explore the Mysterious City of Chan Chan

Out of all the ruins around Trujillo, none are more infamous than Chan Chan. Literally translating to “Sun Sun”, this sunny city was the capital of the Chimú culture from 900 to 1470 AD. Chan Chan was the largest pre-Columbian city in South America, and is the second biggest adobe...

Pimentel

Visit The Best Beaches Around Chiclayo

When visiting the Northern Peruvian coast, it’s impossible not to stop by Chiclayo. Whether it be for business or pleasure, Chiclayo is always a great place to visit. Due to Chiclayanos’ welcoming attitude and hospitable climate, “The Capital of Friendship” is one of this city’s many nicknames. In recent years...

Pishurayacu

Experience The Amazon Through Tarapoto

Nestled in the “cloud forest” of Northeastern Peru, Tarapoto is the jewel of the San Martin Province. Sitting at 356 meters (1,168 ft.) altitude, this city is the prime jump-off point to enter the Amazon rainforest. Its potent mixture of outrageously vast biodiversity and vibrant nightlife make Tarapoto a truly...

Mancora

Top Things to Do Around Mancora

Even though Peru has an extensive coastline, Mancora is undoubtedly the main attraction. Thanks to its superb weather and vibrant nightlife, this beach town has transformed into an international tourist attraction. From ideal surfing waves to plenty of bars to party in, everyone has a different reason for visiting. No...

Chachapoyas

What to Explore Around Chachapoyas

Out of all the cities in Northern Peru, none are surrounded by more drastic contrasts than Chachapoyas. This capital of the Amazonas Region is situated at a surprisingly high elevation of 2,335 meters (7,661ft.). Their strategic location allows access to both the highlands and the jungle. The city of Chachapoyas...

Coroico

Enchanting Places Around Coroico That Can’t Be Missed

Like most cities in Bolivia, Coroico has a history that’s rooted in conflict. This tropical city’s beauty hides a surprisingly violent past. In the 16th century Coroico Viejo was founded by Spanish colonial settlers above the Quri Wayq’u river. While the town thrived off mining gold, they were constantly being...

Valle de la Luna

Coolest Places To Visit Around La Paz

La Paz is a capital that’s filled with enough anomalies to make a scholar’s head spin. Today it’s a vibrant metropolis with over 2.3 million residents that take on its shockingly high 3,650 meter (11,975 ft.) altitude. Originally the site of the Inca settlement Laja, the indigenous outpost was quickly...

Las Ñatitas

Discover the Weirdest Things To Do In La Paz

La Paz is the perfect example of what happens when two wildly different cultures collide. While there are modern parts to the city, visitors can’t help but feel like they have gone back in time. From palaces that have been burnt down multiple times to wild indigenous traditions, La Paz...

Uyuni Salt Flats

Parts Of The Uyuni Salt Flat That Are Absolutely Amazing

Out of all the places to visit in Bolivia, none are more surreal than the salt flats in Uyuni. That’s because this is probably the most breathtaking place to take photos in the world. From silly angle photos to sublime mirror shots, the sky is the limit with how many...