Dos Manos Peru Travel Blog

Exploring Peru

Travel stories, tips, trip reviews, cultural info,
tour descriptions and more.

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 destinations– there is too much to explore!  Are you planning a trip to Peru? Prepare yourself with the Travel stories, tips, trip reviews, cultural info, tour descriptions of the Dos Manos Peru Travel blog!

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