Dos Manos Peru Travel Blog

Exploring Peru

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If you have the opportunity to travel to Peru, don’t think about it twice. With the Andean mountain range in the middle and the Amazon basin on one side, and the Pacific coastline on the other one side, Peru offers an exciting mix of impressive mountains, sandy beaches and steamy jungles. Combine this with stunning cities such as the capital city of Lima, the white colonial city of Arequipa and the old Inca capital Cusco. From Machu Picchu to Chan Chan or Kuelap, from the Santa Catalina Convent and the Colca Canyon to the tomb of Lord Sipan, the Nazca Lines or Lake Titicaca… Add the rich colonial heritage, and here is your dream destination– Peru offers so much to explore!  Are you planning a trip to Peru? Prepare your travels with the travel tips, trip reviews, cultural info, tour descriptions of the Dos Manos Peru Travel blog!

The stunning city of Cusco (Peru) is located at quite a high altitude, 11,200 ft. (3,400 m) above sea level, to be …

For a whole new Perspective on Machu Picchu How many times have you seen a picture like the above of the amazing …

Of all the places to visit in Peru, Lima has to be somewhere near the top of your list – if only …

Peru is considered the culinary mecca of Latin America and for good reason. Who could argue with the variety, tradition, fusion of …

for Valentine’s Day, Honeymoon or any other Special Day Most Romantic Places in Cusco The old Inca Town Cusco is nowadays very …

Every year around Valentine´s Day, chocolate sales skyrocket as lovers around the world empty market shelves to buy toffees and other sweet …

The best time to visit Peru depends completely on which part of the country you plan on exploring. Peru can be divided …

As in most countries worldwide, the COVID-19 pandemic in Peru has been a rapidly evolving situation, with new cases, deaths, policies, government …