Peru is without a doubt one of the most captivating countries in South America. Famously home of the epic lost Inca citadel of Machu Picchu and the mindblowing Nazca Lines, this country's unique past awakens the adventurer in travellers of all sorts.
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Lima is the capital of Peru and its largest city. Founded in 1535 by the Spanish conquistador …
The Southern Sierra region of Peru is characterised by high mountains and steep, deep valleys.
Cuzco, located in the Southern Sierras is a fascinating city that was the capital of the Inca Empire.
Central Coast is a region of Peru. Throughout the year Lima tends to be in the mid 60's to mid 70's with minimal to no rain and relatively high humidity.
Iquitos is in the Amazonas region of Peru. This is not to be confused with the Department Amazonas where Chachapoyas is located.
The Southern Coast region of Peru is comparatively well developed.
Arequipa is a city in the Southern Coastal region of Peru just below the edge of the Altiplano, at 2380 meters above sea level and surrounded by three impressive volcanoes.
Peruvian Amazon is a vast jungle region located in northeastern Peru.
Huaraz is a large town in the Cordillera Blanca region of Peru's Central Sierra.
The Northern Coast is in Peru. The bordercrossing at the coast with Ecuador is near the bordertown of Aguas Verdes and Huayaquillas.
Machu Picchu is the site of an ancient Inca city, high in the Andes of Peru.
Aguas Calientes is a small town at the bottom of the valley next to Machu Picchu, and the principal access point to the site.
The Peruvian Altiplano is the area of the Andes above about 3500m in Peru.
Ollantaytambo is a town in the Sacred Valley of the Incas near Cuzco in the Southern Sierra region of Peru.
The department of Madre de Dios is one of the tropical areas in Peru.
Cajamarca is located in the northern highlands of Peru.
San Martín is a region in northern Peru.
Huanchaco is a village on the northern coast of Peru famous for its surfing and the local fishermen's "caballitos".
Central Sierra is a mountainous region in the center of Peru.
I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move. - Robert Louis Stevenson
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