Peru

Sol. Lima. Macchu Picchu. Llamas.

One of the best places to socialise and mix with locals when you're abroad is at a local watering hole. A bar or pub is an excellent place to make new friends or to understand the people and their culture. However, if you don't want to look out of place, be sure to...
Peruvian dishes
Peru is said to have some of the best food in South America. Declared the “World’s Leading Culinary Destination” by the World Travel Awards, Peruvian dishes have recently gained in popularity and spread around the world. Peru covers many diverse regions, from mountains to tropical forests, creating a vibrant variety...
Balconies of colonial buildings with Iglesia La Compania de Jesus (Company of Jesus Church) in background.
With scores of ancient ruins, wild landscapes and a rich history, Peru is one of the top travel destinations in the world. There are so many incredible places to visit and experiences to be had here. However, as with any place, it's best to do your research and read up on some Peru...
Mountaineers climbing Everest
For the Orophile at heart, the mountains are always calling! It's time to leave out those cosy blankets and to get atop and see, or rather feel, how it is to be at the top; what is it like being in or amidst or above the clouds, how does...
Things To Do In Cusco In Peru
Located high up in the Peruvian Andes, lies the city of Cusco. Once the famous capital of the Inca Empire, it is now one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country as it is close to the iconic Machu Picchu. However, there are lots of things to...
Beer Barrel
Over the past few years, brewers have been coming up with stranger and stranger ingredients to put in their beer. While many may have heard of the Caribbean chocolate beer or the Swedish sewage beer, these weird beers are made with some truly bizarre ingredients. In Germany, there may be...
Train from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya among tea plantations and mountains - scenic train routes
Trains might take a while for you to get to your destination but the advantage? Scenic train routes that provide gorgeous views! Taking in the various terrains and landscapes as the train passes through is one of the best things about train journeys. See the stunning greenery of a...
Cocktails Alcohol around the world
Lots of people go on wine tours, travelling the world to sample the many different wines on offer. Even craft beers have their own form of tourism, yet few travel to taste alcohol around the world. While it is true that unlike many craft beers or wines, most famous...
colourful-umberellas
There are some places that are so brilliantly colourful that they can sometimes look like they've been photoshopped. Rest assured, these incredible places, both natural and manmade, have such vibrant colours you'll be itching to take out your cameras. Cone explore 22 of the most colourful places around the world. Cinque...
Couple under the waterfall, Iceland, best adventure trips for couples
When we say honeymoon, we immediately picture a place with a cool cosy atmosphere and lit footpaths where you can walk and buy touristy knickknacks. However, today there is a trend among young couples to ditch the Paris and Switzerland formula, where you do typical honeymoon activities. Rather they...