Impressions of Corpus Christi in Cusco

As part of our trip through Peru we were lucky enough to be in Cusco during the festivities of Corpus Christi. It is one of the most important festivities in the old Andean city. Already during the days preceding the holiday we saw many preparations happening, mostly around Cusco's main square, the Plaza Mayor. We... Continue Reading →

Why it is Worth Visiting Northern Peru

Most tourists who come to Peru fly into Lima and then directly proceed to the south, visiting the touristic hot spots of Cusco, Machu Picchu, Arequipa and Lake Titicaca. Peru however is a huge country and we would like to present a few arguments why it is extremely rewarding to explore what lies north of... Continue Reading →

Lima Peru – A City With Many Faces

For both of us Lima was the entry door to South America - our first trip to this continet. As a consequence of multiple coincidences (or were they?) we ended up staying a week in Peru's capital - certainly longer than our initial (to be frank quite vague) plan. Probably the highlight here was the... Continue Reading →

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