Iquitos

10 tips for visiting Iquitos (Peruvian Amazon)

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Iquitos is for us the most authentic place of the Peruvian jungle. You can live the nature in its maximum expression, visit local communities, see species of the forest, fish piranhas… In short, these activities do the jungle an extraordinary place. If you are preparing a trip to Iquitos we recommend that you keep in […]

Huaraz

10 tips for visiting Huaraz.

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Huaraz is quintessential mountain place. It is located at the bottom of the Cordillera Blanca, near of the Huascaran peak (the highest peak of Peru). It is a recommended destination not only for those who wish to climb the most impressive Peruvians mountains but also for those who wish to cycle, trekking, rafting, and paragliding. […]

Lambayeque

The tomb of the Lord of Sipan (Lambayeque).

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The discovery of the tomb of the Lord of Sipan in 1987 was one of the greatest archaeological achievements of Peru and the world. Although the existence of archaeological sites in the area was known, it was not expected to find a tomb so well preserved and with the riches it kept. In this area […]

Latin America

The chimu city of Chan Chan in Trujillo (Peru).

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The Chimu city of Chan Chan is one of the largest archaeological complexes in America. Built entirely in adobe, it is composed of 10 citadels (walled enclosures) linked together by roads and squares. Inhabited at its time of greatest splendor by more than 30,000 people, it was the capital of the Chimu kingdom (500,000 inhabitants). […]

Latin America

The Huaca of the Sun (Moche Culture).

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The immense Huaca of the Sun was the main building of the ancient city of Moche. Built as an administrative and political center, it completely dominated the valley in which the city was located. It was located at one end of the city, being visible from all over it. In addition, as part of the […]

Latin America

Northern Marinera, typical dance of Peru.

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The Northern Marinera is one of the most beautiful dances in Peru. It combines the elegance, rhythm, courtship and complicity of the best dances. We like their steps, the music, the handkerchief movement and the flirtation that the 2 dancers have … A whole declaration of intent! It is a very dear dance. He even […]

Cultures

Cultures of Peru: archaeological remains.

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Talking in detail about the cultures of Peru would take us forever. Peru is one of the countries with one of the richest pasts in the world. And not only for the Inca culture, the most famous, since there were many other pre-Inca cultures in Peru. In this post we are going to focus on […]