14 Best Beaches in Peru

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14 Best Beaches in Peru When you think of Peru, you probably think of Machu Picchu but did you know that are some of the best beaches in Peru? The beaches of Peru have something for everyone – surfing, inca

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Places to go in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu

Things to do in Peru

Places to go in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu When most people arrive in Peru its usually in Lima and then they make their way to Cusco to go to Machu Picchu.  Well I spent two weeks in Peru and

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Is Lima Peru worth a stop?

Is Lima Peru worth a trip? The short answer is YES! I know a lot of people only stop in Lima because that’s where their international flight arrives and then it is onto Cusco. As I have said before there

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Peru Hop – The best way to see Peru

Everyone comes to Peru to see Machu Picchu but did you know that Peru has a lot more to offer?  Check out this post on places in Peru that are not Machu Picchu but definitely worth a visit. I was

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Paracas my favourite little city in Peru

Why Paracas Peru is my favourite little city Paracas Peru is the second biggest tourist attraction in Peru after Cusco and with good reason. It is a cute town a few hours outside of Lima and the main attraction here

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Huacachina – dune buggy and sand boarding in Peru

Huacachina is the cutest little oasis town in Peru. This small city has between 100-200 residents but its main attraction is the sand dunes surrounding the lake. We set out at 4pm to ride a dune buggy up and down

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Colca Canyon – a day trip from Arequipa Peru

When I arrived in Arequipa there was one things I wanted to do – visit the Colca Canyon and see Condors. Its an early start today the day with pickups between 3-3.30am and then a three hour drive to Chivay

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100+ Secret Mountain Quotes and Mountain Captions

100+ Secret Mountain Quotes and Mountain Captions I’ve put together this list of mountain quotes to inspire you to take your next adventure. I used to be a beach person and even wrote a post on beach quotes which you

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150+ Secret Beach Quotes and Beach Captions

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Beach Quotes for Instagram and Good Beach Captions Everybody wants to use good beach captions like ‘Life’s a Beach’ for beach quotes for Instagram but I’ve put together a list of 150+ Beach Quotes about the beach and quotes about

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Interesting facts about Colombia Fun Facts

Interesting facts about Colombia Fun Facts There are many interesting facts about Colombia, but the history of the country has often been overshadowed as a tourist destination.  This shouldn’t be the case, Colombia offers diverse natural wonders, delicious cuisine, year-round

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When is the best time to visit Machu Picchu?

Machu Picchu

When is the best time to visit Machu Picchu? Machu Picchu is one of the most visited sites in South America and for good reason.  Its amazing to think the Incas built this city high in the sky so long

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Four year Blogaversary

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Four year blogaversary – wow, I never thought about how long I would keep my blog or where I would be at years down the road but I do know its been a crazy ride. Where to next? Last year

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Travel Year in Review 2017

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Travel year in review 2017 was the year of travel for me.  I visited 20 new countries this year and revisited 5 countries I previously lived in or spent a lot of time there – US, England, Scotland, Germany, and

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23 Best places to visit in Colombia

23 Best Places to Visit in Colombia This Ultimate Guide to Colombia has the 23 Best Places to Visit in Colombia and essential travel info for planning your trip.  Colombia has something for everyone whether you are looking to visit

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Hot Destinations for 2018

Hot Destinations

Hot Destinations for 2018 Wondering where to go in 2018?  Here is a list of the hot destinations to go to and the time of year to go as well.  I have been to all of these hot destinations except

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