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New Years in South America: Top 6 places to celebrate

October 30, 2018
By Ashley Winder
   
Heading to South America for the New Year holidays? Are you wondering what to do or where to go? Well, we can tell you, there is a range of options depending on your New Year’s celebratory style. All you have to do is choose. From the beaches of Uruguay to the mountains of Peru, there […]
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48 Hours in Lima

October 19, 2018
By Ashley Winder
   
Known as the “City of Kings”, Lima is the capital and largest city in Peru. As the seat of the Spanish rule for over 300 years, Lima is filled with history and packed with colonial architecture, archeological sites, and museums teeming with ancient artifacts from Peru’s past civilizations. Did we mention ceviche? The city is […]
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Machu Picchu & the Sacred Valley: What to Know Before You Go

August 23, 2017
By Catherine Zhao
   
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7 Things I Wish I Knew Before Visiting Peru

March 31, 2017
By Colleen O'Connor
   
We’ve all been there—we Google a place, write down the things we think are important to remember, pack to the best of our ability, then embark on an adventure. It usually all works out—as long as you’re willing to be flexible and take things in stride. While going with the flow can be great, the […]
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Q&A with Perú Social

January 17, 2017
By Stephanie Cohn
   
Blending Travel and Volunteering, the Right Way  From the Philippines to Peru, Ricardo Miranda and Allen Mercado don’t just travel; they leave a mark. Before the two adventurers landed in Lima, they had a common thread that would bring them together– their desire to make a difference in the world. From volunteering around the globe, their […]
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What’s your Perfect Machu Picchu Trip?

July 28, 2016
By Stephanie Cohn
   
The mysterious marvel of Peru awaits! It’s time you cross it off your bucket list… But how?  There’s so much more to Machu Picchu than a selfie in front of the ruins. A visit to this World Wander isn’t just a destination, it’s a journey, and there’s many ways to take it. So choose your own adventure, […]
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