Arequipa – the gateway to the Colca Canyon

Arequipa is the second largest city in Peru and is known more its white stone buildings and stepping stone to the Colca canyon.

10 Things To Know Before Visiting Cusco and Machu Picchu, Peru

1. Cusco is very popular with tourists The city is beautiful, with a multitude of things to do (including excursions in the Sacred Valley), however you'll also find McDonalds and KFC surrounding the Plaza de Armas. Shops for hiking gear are also in abundance, which is great if you need to pick up something last … Continue reading 10 Things To Know Before Visiting Cusco and Machu Picchu, Peru