Things To Do in Lima Outside of Miraflores

Last updated: 4th August, 2017 Lima is a wonderful city with a huge variety of experiences for both the seasoned traveller or the first time visitor to Latin America. However, if you stay in Miraflores and Barranco, you’ll never see all it has to offer. Here are five of my local favorite spots, off the…

Peruvian Craft Beer: Where To Drink it in Lima

Last updated: 26th July, 2017 The so-called “craft beer revolution” has been sweeping across the world for the past several years, and it’s unsurprisingly made its way to Peru as well. Visitors of past years probably recall a paltry selection of beer in Peru, with only a few nationally-distributed chelas such as Pilsen or Cristal…

The Lord Of Sipán – Peru’s King Tut

Last updated: 24th July, 2017 If you asked the average person to tell you what they know about pre-Columbian culture in Peru, 99 times out of 100 they’re going to mention the Inca Empire and its iconic citadel, Machu Picchu. Many don’t even realize that there were dozens of cultures in Peru which pre-date the…

Getting From Lima To Iquitos By Boat

As the largest city of the Peruvian Amazon, Iquitos is a mecca for tourists and the central hub of the entire region. Aside from being an interesting city to visit for its own sake, it is also the departure point for many treks and lodges deeper into the jungle, making it the perfect destination

What is Chicha – Peru’s Corny Drink

As you’re traveling in Peru, you may encounter a mysterious purple or yellow liquid being served out of buckets on the street or in small establishments. What you’ve just found is chicha, a traditional Andean beverage with history dating back thousands of years. Chicha is a timeless and iconic drink that every visitor to Peru should taste

Lima Airport: An Overview

Lima Airport Entrance

Lima Airport is one of the most important airports in South America and lucky for us, also easy to navigate. Any questions you might still have on the procedures, aiport facilities or transport to and from the airport, you can find answered here!

The Top 5 Beaches in Peru

Huanchaco, best beaches in Peru

Peru benefits from being a country that has a lot of beach space, with the whole of its west coast bordering the Pacific Ocean – the largest body of water on Earth.