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Peru's Top 5 Inca Sites

Sure, travellers from all over the world pilgrimage to the glorious Inca citadel of Machu Picchu; however, this feted site is just one of the Empire's many splendid achievements.

by Genevieve Hathaway

Locally Grown: Cusco's San Pedro Market

Located West of the Plaza de Armas near the San Pedro Train Station, Cusco’s central market is a vibrant spot where the countryside convenes each morning.

by Daniel Sendecki

48 hours in... Bachelor Party in Cusco

If you've ever been invited to a bachelor party you have an idea of what you're in for. But what if that bachelor party were in Cusco, Peru? Travel blogger Greg Snell shares his late-night and early-morning experiences. Grab an Alka Seltzer and settle in.

by Greg Snell

History lesson: Inti Raymi

Tourists and locals alike descend on Cuzco’s Plaza de Armas for a week’s worth of music, drama, dance, and other activities. So, what's this festival all about

by Steve English

The Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu, Day by Day: A Photographic Journey

The Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu is not nearly as famous and popular as its traditional cousin, the Inca Trail, but we’d argue that it gives it a run for its money with tough-to-beat views and the environmental diversity that you’ll experience along the route.

by Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott