Places

The 7 Best Museums in Lima

Museo Amano

The incredible history and captivating culture of Lima has meant that there is an array of incredible museums dotted across the city. For those interested in learning all about the the Inca and Pre-Inca cultures that once thrived in Peru, Lima is the perfect place to come.

How to Visit Lake Titicaca in Peru

isla taquile lake titicaca

You’ve probably heard about Lake Titicaca: big lake, high altitude, floating islands and ancient culture. This Andean lake is one of Peru’s leading tourist attractions, both for its stunning landscapes and indigenous communities.

Pachamama Raymi: Peru’s Festival for Mother Earth

Pachamama Raymi Celebrations: The Day of Mother Earth

During the first week of August every year, Peruvians and Ecuadorians celebrate Pachamama Raymi, or as it translates in English, the “Festival of Mother Earth.” In the former Inca capital of Cusco, people give their tributes to Pachamama, or Mother Earth, to show thanks for blessing their crops which have been supporting their families and friends for generations.