Sylwia Travel Peru

Security in Peru. Frequently Asked Questions

When going to South America one should be aware that it is neither Europe, nor USA! Countries in this part of the globe are beautiful, worth knowing, and there are no contraindications to avoid them! On the contrary – they are worth visiting...

Cusco Region – Pearl of Peru

Until now, I managed to see numerous places in Peru, many of them for couple of times. Each of them is unique, fascinating, worth seeing and exploring. However, some places charmed me so strongly that I cannot help but visiting them as often as...

Dear coffee lovers, have you tried Peruvian arabica?

Where do you find the best quality coffee in Peru? The surroundings of Chanchamayo and Villa Rica are the perfect places to buy top-quality coffee. Actually, it is almost impossible to find it in regular cafes in Cusco or Arequipa. More...

What is it that make Peruvian Andes so special?

What comes to your mind when you think of the mountains? Before I had a chance to get to know the Andes closer, I associated the mountains mostly with beautiful nature, astonishing landscapes, limitless possibilities, refreshing feeling of...

Llamas And Alpacas! Where You Can Admire These Beautiful Animals?

Peru is undoubtedly true basin of the camel family like llamas, alpacas and vicunas. It is also a paradise for their lovers. However, this paradise is strictly limited to the Andes, because only in this part of the country, these animals are...

Peruvian Fruit As A Best Cure For Warts

Treatment of the warts is always an individual matter. Sometimes it is possible to liquidate them quickly, sometimes it takes a relatively long time. It also happens that the enemy come back and we have to start with them a new war. Regarding my...

Peruvian Treats Almost For Free

It turns out that for one sole in Peru can buy a lot of products. This is primarily refers to sweets, drinks and fruits, but not only. Cheap things you can buy on the streets, and markets. Let’s start with the so-called mobile businesses....

Arequipa The City Of Volcanoes

Arequipa, called also as a white city, is quite unique and compared with other cities (except of my favorite Cusco) rather very distinctive. Located in the Andes, but in the same time close to the ocean. It is the second largest city in Peru,...

The Most Interesting One-day Trails In Cusco

Cusco – Huchuy Qosqo – Lamay Huchuy Qosqo (small Cusco) is a very interesting archaeological center, located in the sacred valley of the Incas. It is situated at an altitude of approx. 3600 m above sea level, just above the village...

Are you planning trip to Peru? You should know this!

Peruvian sun, as a silent enemy in all the country Regardless of the differences that occur in each of the above mentioned regions, there is something that also combines these 3 parts of Peru, namely SUN. In the former Inca Empire the sun is...