The 11 best Hikes and Day Trips from Arequipa, Peru

Hikes and day trips from Arequipa, Peru

The white city of Arequipa is a popular destination among Peru travelers and locals alike. The popularity of the Andean city is hardly surprising for us because there is really a lot to discover in the city. But even outside the city gates, incredible day trip destinations and hiking opportunities in simply fantastic landscapes await … Read more

What to do in Arequipa – Itinerary through the stunning White City of Peru

What to do in Arequipa

Anyone traveling to Peru will most likely have the capital Lima, Cusco, Machu Picchu, and the Sacred Valley of the Incas on their Peru itinerary. However, in the south of Peru lies another city worth visiting: Arequipa. With its location in the south, you can perfectly combine a visit to Arequipa with a trip to … Read more

How to visit Maras & Moray, Peru from Cusco or Ollantaytambo (+ Chinchero) – All options

Maras and Moray Peru

Maras and Moray are two of the most beautiful sights in the Peruvian Andes. If you are traveling in the Sacred Valley or Cusco in general, you should definitely keep some time free to visit these two Peru attractions. Maras is a salt terrace where you can take awe-inspiring photos. In neighboring Moray, on the … Read more

The best Things to do in Miraflores, Lima, Peru

Things to do in Miraflores, Peru, Lima

Miraflores district in Peru’s capital, Lima, is one of the most beautiful and popular neighborhoods among visitors and locals alike. As one of the city’s most affluent districts, Miraflores exudes a very unique charm. With a mix of renovated colonial buildings and an international ambiance, its popularity is hardly surprising. Although you can already find … Read more

Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island, Galápagos – Your Ultimate Guide to the best Sights and Activities

Santa Cruz Island Galapagos, Puerto Ayora

Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos, is not only the most populous island in the Galápagos archipelago but also the most visited island by tourists. Anyone visiting the extraordinary islands will most likely be accommodated in Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz’s capital, for at least a few nights. That is why we would like to show you here … Read more

How to get to Machu Picchu – Your Ultimate Travel Guide to Machu Picchu, Peru

How to get to Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu is an absolute must-see for many visitors to South America. For some, it even is the main reason to visit Peru in the first place. It’s totally understandable as it is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. The ruined city, which is located near Cusco, is one of the top … Read more

How to visit the Galapagos on a Budget – Your practical Galapagos Trip Cost Guide

Galapagos on a Budget, leon dormido

Our trip to the Galapagos Islands was a little dream that finally came true. Even though the Pacific islands are not precisely cheap, we have realized that your Galapagos Trip cost doesn’t necessarily have to force you into bankruptcy. On the contrary, a trip to the Galapagos on a budget is totally doable. Therefore, in … Read more

Your Ultimate Galapagos Itinerary – A comprehensive Guide to the Galapagos Islands by land

Galapagos Itinerary, tortoise

The Galapagos Islands were an absolute highlight of our 5-month trip to South America. Here you can discover flora and fauna that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. No wonder Darwin was inspired to come up with his evolution theory in this extraordinary place. But did you know, it’s totally possible to see … Read more

Your ultimate Guide to Backpacking in Bolivia – The most helpful Bolivia Travel Tips

Backpacking Bolivia Travel tips

Bolivia is a country full of natural diversity, cuddly alpacas and breathtaking sights. And, therefore, it doesn’t have to hide from its more popular neighbors Peru and Brazil. You can see, it’s only understandable if you want to discover this unique country on a Bolivia backpacking trip. Below you will find all the important Bolivia … Read more

The best things to do in Copacabana Bolivia – Visit the Titicaca Lake

Copacabana Bolivia Titicaca Lake

When you hear the name Copacabana, you are probably thinking of the sunny beach in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. But did you know that the namesake of the world-famous beach is not in Brazil at all? Copacabana Bolivia is a small place of pilgrimage on Lake Titicaca, on the border with Peru. You will … Read more