Monthly Archives: November 2015

Arequipa, Peru’s second-largest city, is situated in the southern part of the country at an elevation of 7,638 feet above sea level in a province of the same name. The city spans the Chili River in an area populated with … Continue reading

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Cuzco, situated high in the Peruvian Andes at 11,200 feet above sea level, is the most-visited city in Peru. It is also one of the oldest continuously occupied urban areas in the country. The capital of the Inca Empire from … Continue reading

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Lima is the capital of Peru. The city is rich in history and has a multitude of galleries and museums. Thanks to the dry weather conditions, there are a variety of things that can be enjoyed outdoors as well. During a visit, … Continue reading

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Peru is filled with a diverse group of people who have blended their unique cultural heritages to create a “fusion cuisine.” Peruvian food consists of fresh ingredients with flavors that pop in the mouth. Thanks to its international influences, the food from this … Continue reading

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San Francisco is foodie central. This city is the gateway to most of North America, contributing to the broad diversity of its population, cultural makeup and cuisine. Asian, Latino and European influences are plentiful when it comes to dining options, … Continue reading

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When most people think about beaches, they picture sun, umbrellas, thatched drink stands and warm waves. Although some of the most oversold beach destinations have these features, one of the lesser-known destinations that is well worth a visit is Máncora, … Continue reading

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When visiting Peru, it is common to see residents drinking a strange yellow beverage. This is Inca Kola, and it has an extremely sweet taste. This soda is unique to the area and has a very interesting history. In the early … Continue reading

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When people consider a beach vacation, they usually think of Hawaii or the Caribbean. Some may even desire the warm sands of the Mediterranean, booking trips to Spain or Italy. While all of these destinations are inviting, they are not … Continue reading

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Peru is a dream destination for foodies. With plenty of hearty starches and unique meats, Peruvian food can be surprisingly delightful for those who have never tried it before. South America has distinctive produce, which is reflected in the cuisine choices, and the … Continue reading

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