Tag: Peru

Historical Travel

Best Vacation Spots for History Buffs

Reading Time: 6 minutesIf you’re a history buff looking for your next vacation, pack your bags. From the Persian Empire in the Middle East to the towering castles and cobblestone alleyways of Europe to the reminders of ancient civilizations of the Americas, places across the world offer you the unique experience to visit a […]

Backpacking & Hostels

Most Affordable Hostels in South America

Reading Time: 4 minutes← Back to ‘Everything You Need to Know About Backpacking & Hostels’ Planning your backpacking trip? South America is calling you. From beach towns to colonial cities to the most extreme adventures, this continent has it all. Plus, South America’s countries are generally pretty friendly to your wallet. What more […]

Gastro-Tourism

The 5 Best Restaurants in Arequipa

Reading Time: 3 minutes← Back to ‘Gastro Tourism: The Best Countries to Eat & Drink Around the World` Arequipa is one of the most charming cities in Peru. It’s set within a valley surrounded by three dormant volcanoes and known as the ‘white city’ because the houses are made from white, volcanic rock. […]

Gastro-Tourism

5 Awesome Restaurants in Cusco

Reading Time: 3 minutes← Back to ‘Gastro Tourism: The Best Countries to Eat & Drink Around the World` If you’re heading to the city of Cusco the chances are it’s because you’re going to see the incredible ruins of Machu Picchu. Cusco is the base city for explorers looking to see some of the […]

Gastro-Tourism

The 7 Best Restaurants in Peru

Reading Time: 4 minutes← Back to ‘Gastro Tourism: The Best Countries to Eat & Drink Around the World` From the Amazon to the Andes, Peru specializes in dishes that draw on the fresh produce of the country’s distinct areas. Peruvian cuisine is one of the finest in the world, with its incredible ceviche […]

Gastro-Tourism

The 5 Top Restaurants in Lima

Reading Time: 3 minutes← Back to ‘Gastro Tourism: The Best Countries to Eat & Drink Around the World` Peruvian cuisine is arguably one of the best in the world, with its incredible ceviche and South American and Asian fusions that are a result of centuries of migration. The cuisine has exotic ingredients and […]

Volunteering

Top Five Destinations to Volunteer

Reading Time: 5 minutesEveryone’s checklist for a trip abroad typically starts with sun, beaches, good food and good company. Now, have you ever considered adding volunteering to that checklist? Volunteering adds a new dimension to traveling abroad and allows you to experience a new culture and city at the heart of the community. […]

Festivals, Conventions & Music Travel

Hay Festival: Exploring Literature Around The World

Reading Time: 3 minutes← Back to ‘Your Survival Guide For Festivals and Conventions’ Hay Festival is a spectacular literary festival that takes place around the world in Cartagena (Colombia), Arequipa (Peru) and Wales (UK). The festival brings together society’s top influencers, readers and writers including Nobel Prize-winners, novelists, politicians and historians. The festival […]

Educational Travel

Top 10 Destinations To Learn Spanish

Reading Time: 4 minutes← Back to ‘The Best Places to Learn As You Travel’ There so many benefits to learning a language in a native speaking country: you’re immersed in the language, you’ll make friends you can practice with, you’ll learn cultural nuances that you couldn’t otherwise, the list goes on. If you […]

Bucket Lists

Top 5 Travel Destinations for Millennials

Reading Time: 3 minutes← Back to ‘Dream, Plan, Do: Your Guide to Creating the Perfect Bucket List’ A recent survey of 18-25 year olds’ holiday habits by travel operator Contiki suggests  that travel destinations for Millennials depend on less the place itself and more experiences you have there, with over half agreeing that […]