According to the English newspaper The Telegraph, Peru ranks among the top travel destinations in the world. In fact, The Telegraph ranked Peru as 10th of the 20 destinations listed.
From South America, only two countries made the list, with Peru being one of them. Other countries outside of South American included Canada and India.
Peru was specifically featured for Cusco’s attractiveness to the backpacking crowd.
Additionally, Peru has also been chosen by another UK publication, Wanderlust travel magazine as one of the three best places to visit by UK travelers.