machu-picchu-best-months-to-visit

If you are planning to make a trip to Machu Picchu, in the beautiful high in the Andes city of Cusco, Peru, the most visited world heritage site of UNESCO, you need to check the weather conditions before you plan your trip, in order to be certain, you will have a worry-free trip. Cancellations due …

vegetarian-restaurants-lima

You have to enjoy these 5 sensational vegetarian restaurants while staying in Lima, Peru. Peru is not simply an architectural and vacation destination but also a culinary epicenter in Latin America. When visiting Lima, there are a plethora of restaurant options with bold and bright Peruvian flavors and other spots that showcase a fusion of …

food-tours-lima-peru

Visiting Peru and missing on their wonderful variety of cuisines will be a huge miss. The problem, is that many times, Lima is just a breather while on our way to Machu Picchu. But is in Lima, with their sizeable Andean population (not to mention Amazonian, Northern and Southern immigrants) is your best chance to …

museums-lima-peru-2017

This list of 5 fantastic museums are a must while you are visiting Lima, Peru. There is no better way to spend some free time in Lima than to visit their colorful museums, full of history and art. There is also one museum I think you should skip for now. Don’t get me wrong, it …

how-to-survive-air-pollution-lima-peru

Lima is an exciting city, and as many of other cities with high population density, Lima suffers from many common ailments and one of the worst is the air pollution. Is it possible to live free of the air pollution in Lima? Maybe not, but you can try different things to minimize the effects of …

boticas-5-best-pharmacies-peru

Buying your medicine or consulting one of the attendants or specialists from one of the best pharmacies in Lima, could be the difference between finding fast relief from your pain or sickness, or maybe getting worse. The best pharmacies in Lima usually carry a larger merchandise stock and you have a better chance to finding …

what to pack for a trip to lima peru

There could be many items you want to take with you in your trip to Peru, but you need to pack this list of 8 items if you want to have a wonderful time in Peru. Looking up what to take away on a backpacking trip is one of the most searched topics for people …

diarrhea-peru

Do you have indigestion? Do you have diarrhea? Learn what medicines will help you fight these illnesses in Lima, Peru and continue enjoying your trip.

pharmacies-lima-peru

There are many good pharmacies in Lima, Peru. Pharmacies are called “Farmacias” or “Boticas” in Spanish. Pharmacies like “Boticas BTL”, “InkaFarma”, and “Boticas FASA” for example, are well regarded as safe places to buy medicines and personal care items and the ones I am familiar with, there are many other good ones but I just …

air-pollution-lima-peru

Lima, currently at 21% to 27%, has the highest prevalence of asthma in Latin America

supermarkets-buy-groceries-lima-peru

5 great supermarkets you can buy your groceries while in Lima, Peru with their locations ,delivery information, and links to their websites.

peruvian sacha inchi seeds

Sacha Inchi seeds, that have a history dating back to 3000 years ago in Peru are a new addition to the super food world. The Incas in the Peruvian forests grew Sacha Inchi many centuries before. That is the reason it is also called Inca peanuts. The representation in the ceramics and tombs of the …

peruvian-quinoa

Quinoa, a grain native to South America, has gained considerable popularity in recent years. It has earned a reputation as being a versatile food and for packing an incredible nutritional punch.  There are many different varieties of quinoa. These differ greatly based on the location where they are grown. This difference in climate and geography …

bored-kids-trip

Traveling with children, especially long tours like visiting Machu Picchu for example, is a difficult task. You cannot actually expect your young ones to seat peacefully on their seat in car, train, or airplane during the long hours of journey. The trick to overcome this challenging task is to make the journey fun and exciting …

inca-trail-hike

If you are thinking of hiking Peru’s Inca Trail, then it is crucial that you know how to prepare, what you will need to pack and how you will cope so that to maximize your chances of reaching Cusco Peru while alive and still smiling. This article has been updated February 23rd, 2017. I removed …