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Yanapaqcha mountain in Cordillera Blanca

On The Way To Yanapaccha Summit In Cordillera Blanca

Huaraz is one of my favorite regions in Peru. All of that because the beautiful ranges of mountains which make the landscape incredibly beautiful. The most spectacular for me is the mountain range called Cordillera Blanca, which is located in Huascaran National Park...
Santa Cruz trekking in Cordillera Blanca

Tips how to organize Santa Cruz trekking on your own

Santa Cruz is definitely one of the most popular and most frequently chosen by tourists trekking route in the Cordillera Blanca, Huaraz, Peru. As a rule, most people decide to select a four days Santa Cruz expeditions, but  the good news for all of you who want to make it shorter...
Chicha de jora in Peru

About chicha de jora popular corn beer in Peru

Corn like potatoes or quinoa, played in the past (pre-Inca and Inca culture) and still plays an important role in Peruvian daily life. What combines corn and beer? It turns out that quite a lot. Corn in general is a “hero” of many typical Peruvian dishes. But not only! It is also...

How to organize Ausangate trekking?

Trekking around Ausangate mountain is definitely one of the most spectacular treks in Cuzco region. It is a circle around a beautiful snow-covered peak Ausangate (6,384 m.a.s.l.), full a spectacular landscapes, lamas, alpacas, lakes and beautiful colourful mountains. The best...
Peruvian pigs in the Andas

How looks like the life of Peruvian pigs in Andes?

Did you know that the consumption of pork in Peru in 2013 reached 4.5 kilos per person per year. To compare, in other countries of South America the consumption reached 12 kilos. In the United States 30 kilos of pork were consumed per year on an average, and in Asia the...
peruvian manta

Comfortable babywearing in Peruvian manta

Every country or region of the world has special we can call it equipment to carry the babies. In a lot of countries the most popular are strollers. But there are also areas on the world where mothers carry the babies on their backs. Very interesting article about history of...
Bike adventure near cusco

How to organize bike adventure tour in Cusco

Do you love adventure and bikes? Would you like to see much more in definitely shorter time? One of the best options will be bicycle trip. Check our tips about how to organize bike adventure in Cusco region. What you need to know before starting bike adventure tour? First: Peru...
serpost in peru

How to send goods from Peru to other country?

Peru is a great place to do shopping. You can find here a lot of very interesting and unique goods, which are probably not available in your country. A lot of them are very good quality and what is more important, they are quite cheap. You can purchase them on one of the markets...
peruvian sandals Yankees

Have you ever heard about peruvian sandals Yankees?

Have you ever heard about Peruvian sandals Yankees (Los Yanquis), in Quechua dialect called Ojotas? These shoes are still quite popular in that country, especially in the Andes. Probably you will not meet to many people wearing this kind of shoes in the coast or in the jungle,...
San Pedro ceremony in Peru

About popularity of San Pedro ceremony in Peru?

While some people go to Peru first of all to see famous Incas ruins – Machu Picchu, others for a change come here because of mystical purposes, focusing among others on Ayahuasca or/and San Pedro ceremonies. Why? Because Peru is a land full of various plants and herbs used...
Peruvian tea emoliente

Where you can taste peruvian tea emoliente?

How to warm up during the cold peruvian afternoons and evenings and at the same time do not spend too much money? Well, there is a very good solution. Let’s taste peruvian emoliente tea, a special powerful beverage prepared with different herbs. This drink is both very healthy...
el cobrador in peru

Facts About El Cobrador In Peruvian Public Transport

It has to be admitted that public transport in peruvian cities is very well developed. It might be even said that there are more buses and taxis than private cars. About the quality of these vehicles, well I think there are more older models, then new one, or at least looking...