On the way to the famous citadel, roadblocks and delays offer challenges, but also gifts – a connection with strangers, now friends, that the author met along the journey.
Jigar Ganatra visits an indigenous Amazonian community and learns how the ceremonial use of ayahuasca helps them tap into their creativity.
Andrés Brenner learns why the locals in Peru’s Sacred Valley choose to keep the ancient ways.
Listen to Episode 9 of The World Nomads Podcast. We chat about alternative treks to Machu Picchu, incredible surfing on the coast, and travel health in Peru.
From the Andes to the Amazon (and don’t forget the coast), here are Peru’s best adventures and cultural experiences.
English isn't widely spoken outside the tourist areas of Peru, so these Spanish words and phrases might come in handy.
This sparkling lake at the top of the world is rich with unique cultures and customs. Our insider Jessy shares one of his favorite areas of Peru.
Avoiding the crowds and navigating new regulations at this famous citadel takes some advance planning. Here’s what you need to know.
Scorched sand dunes, ancient geoglyphs, and Pisco galore make this a uniquely unmissable part of Peru. Our insider Steph has the scoop.
From famous surf breaks to ancient cities, the northern coast of Peru is heaven for adventurers. Our insider Amy shares her tips.
Peru may well be the birthplace of surfing – and its long coastline offers waves for adventure lovers of every level.