An Alternative to Machu Picchu: The Lost City of Choquequirao

An Alternative to Machu Picchu: The Lost City of Choquequirao

A sister city to Machu Picchu is about to get really, really famous.  Here's why it's about to blow travelers' minds, and here's why you have to get there before it does.

Things To Do In Peru: A Day In The Life

So you're in Peru but your waiter is speaking in English and the menu is gluten-free.  Where can you find the REAL people?  A Day-in-the-Life takes you into the heart of the Cuzco culture.  Discover the world of small-trade bakeries, farm families, and, sadly, monetary poverty.

Cheap Eats in Cusco

Cuzco isn't known for its food...yet!  It's no exaggeration: almost every ingredient is by necessity organic. local, and fresh.  The meals may not be complex and of course the ingredients may be limited, but the simple flavors are worth the experience in itself.  If you love good simplicity, then take a look at this.

10 Things to Know Before You Buy Your Machu Picchu Tickets

10 Things to Know Before You Buy Your Machu Picchu Tickets

You're going to Cuzco and you're going to Machu Pichu.  If you enjoy websites that don't function, you'll LOVE the websites designed for the Machu PIcchu admission tickets.  We've survived the inefficiency of getting to Machu Picchu and we've decided to address the problem.  See how here.

8 Things You Should Know Before Visiting Machu Picchu

8 Things You Should Know Before Visiting Machu Picchu

You're going to be in Peru.  That means you'll probably be in Cuzco.  That means you'll probably be in Machu Picchu.  You need tickets to get into Machu Picchu.  It's not like a movie.  It's annoying.  Let us solve the problems before they start.

Markets, Italian Food, and Altitude Sickness

Markets, Italian Food, and Altitude Sickness

A Swiss-Italian goes to Cuzco and battles the altitude, eats the Italian food, and bargains through a local market- all in sophisticated storytelling language.

15 Things to do in Cuzco (and only Cuzco)

15 Things to do in Cuzco (and only Cuzco)

We probably are biased but Cuzco is seriously the best city every- and not for the reasons people think.  Here are fifteen ways you can make your in stay in Cuzco &$#@#$ amazing.