Until someone invents tele-transportation, getting from point A to point B will remain the aggravation of our daily schedule. You don’t have to let local transportation be the drag of your day, however, while traveling abroad in Cusco, Peru. Navigating the streets of Cusco can be a fun adventure if you know how to stay safe and be aware of your surroundings. Seeing the Imperial City from the perspective of a local Peruvian on a city bus gives you glimpses of the real Cusco you would never catch from the sight-seeing tour buses. Check out the options below to figure out what local forms of transportation will give you your best in-siders view of Cusco.
Explore Cusco by Foot
If you don’t plan on straying far outside the historic district, getting around by foot is your best option. Cusco itself is a small city and the tourist center is easily managed with just a pair of thick-soled shoes. (more…)