Dos Manos Peru Travel Blog

Exploring Peru

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If you have the opportunity to travel to Peru, don’t think about it twice. With the Andean mountain range in the middle and the Amazon basin on one side, and the Pacific coastline on the other one side, Peru offers an exciting mix of impressive mountains, sandy beaches and steamy jungles. Combine this with stunning cities such as the capital city of Lima, the white colonial city of Arequipa and the old Inca capital Cusco. From Machu Picchu to Chan Chan or Kuelap, from the Santa Catalina Convent and the Colca Canyon to the tomb of Lord Sipan, the Nazca Lines or Lake Titicaca… Add the rich colonial heritage, and here is your dream destination– Peru offers so much to explore!  Are you planning a trip to Peru? Prepare your travels with the travel tips, trip reviews, cultural info, tour descriptions of the Dos Manos Peru Travel blog!

Cusco celebrates festivals in Peru in May, June and July Travelling in Peru allows you to explore the rich Peruvian culture. Mainly …

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A Guide to Manu, Tambopata and Iquitos One of the three central regions of Peru, next to the coast and mountains, is …

Are you spending the holidays in Peru this year, or are you just curious to learn more about Christmas traditions in Peru? …

How much does a trip to Machu Picchu cost? It can be confusing piecing together information on the internet to work out …