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Peruvian Hairless Dog

Did you see Peruvian Hairless Dog

Unique Peruvian dog – without hair. When you will touch and hug this pet, you will feel a lot of warm coming from its hairless body. It is so unusual pet. I love this dog. Peruvian Hairless Dog officially called as Perro Sin Pelo del Peru  is a unique dog originally from...
Ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru, Cusco

Some words about Lost city of the Incas Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu – “Lost city of the Incas”, known also as “Old Peak” is the main destination for many tourists visiting Peru. The city was built in the 15th century during the reign of one of the greatest sovereign of Pachacuti (1438-1471) and was...
Biking tour near Cusco

Mountain biking tour to Maras and Salineras near Cusco

Mountain biking tours are very famous in Cusco region. There are different levels of mountain biking tours here, and for sure everyone will find something interesting. Very popular are for example bike tours to Moray, Maras and Salineras, which are very interesting places to...
Pikillaqta near Cusco, huge ruins of Wari culture

Pikillacta ruins near Cusco as an example of Wari culture

Peru is famous of the archaeological places from Inca times. But there are also other ruins worth to explore here, from the times before Inca Empire. As one of the good examples it should be mentioned about the Pikillacta or Pikillaqta ruins of Wari culture. Pikillacta, which...
Trekking Choquequirao

How to organize Choquequirao trekking in Peru in 3 days

Choquequirao – amazing ruins of Incas situated in the region of Cusco, Peru. It is a great alternative in relation to the famous Machu Picchu, because is not so crowded and for some even more spectacular. More about general information about this unique place in my article...
Inca ruins Choquequirao

Choquequirao ruins as a beautiful places to visit in Peru

Choquequirao (Chuqik’iraw or Chuqi K’iraw) is a complex of ruins built by the Incas in XV and XVI century. The complex covers an area of 1800 hectares, but only around 30-40% of the ruins excavated. Still a significant part of the ruins is covered with flora in a way...
Trans-Andean Railway Ferrocarril Central Andino

Successes of polish people in Peru Trans-Andean Railway

For most of us, Peru associate mainly due to the famous Machu Picchu, one of the new seven wonders of the world. Probably some countries have closer or further connections with this beautiful country, but let’s take a closer look at Poland because, as it turns out, Peru...
popularity of peruvian mantas in andes

Popularity of peruvian mantas in Andes

There are lots of things which connect people from all over the word. For sure a lot of us every day have to carry or move something. But there is definitely one thing which is different in other parts of the world, it means the materials, the techniques and the things which we...
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Cheap biking tour near Huaraz

Huaraz region has a lot to offer. From trekking, hiking, through mountaineering, rock climbing, to bicycle trips and other activities. What makes this part of Peru so unique and famous among tourists? The beautiful landscapes, spectacular range of mountain called Cordillera...
trip to pacaya samiria national reserve

Short trip to Pacaya Samiria National Reserve

Except high mountains and coast Peru offers also jungle (selva). If you have never been in jungle, it is worth to make at least short trip for example to Iquitos. There are very often good flight deals from Lima to Iquitos, so if you will find one, do not miss this opportunity. I...
Ollantaytambo to Inti Punku

Tips about horse riding and trekking from Ollantaytambo to Inti Punku

Ollantaytambo is a small but very lovely town, full of positive energy, situated in the Sacred Valley of the Incas (Vale Sagrado de Los Incas). A lot of people pass it every day in the way to Machu Picchu. Only some of them decide to stay here for more than one day. What a pity,...
Climbing Tocllaraju mountain

Impressions from climbing Tocllaraju mountain in Cordillera Blanca

Tocllaraju mountain (6034 m.a.s.l.) is one of many peaks over 6000 m.a.s.l. in the Cordillera Blanca. But there is something that differentiates this summit from others, namely it is relatively easy to reach. Not for everyone, but for sure for all of you who can stand even around...