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How to do Arequipa and Puno in 5 days

How to do Arequipa and Puno in 5 days

Southern Peru

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Is it possible to visit some of Arequipa’s and Puno’s best attractions in less than a week? With ample planning, lots of trekking and memories to last a lifetime, yes. How many of these sites can you check off your list? (All photos: Noelina Rissman/Living in Peru)

5 landmarks of Cusco

5 landmarks of Cusco

Cusco

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Machu Picchu? Nope, not on this list. There’s more to this southeastern region than the Inca citadel, just take look.

5 must-visit places in Huancayo

5 must-visit places in Huancayo

Central Peru

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As the capital of the Junín region, Huancayo has much to offer visitors inside and outside of the city. Which sites have you visited? (All Photos: Noelina Rissman/Living in Peru)

5 landmarks of Lima

5 landmarks of Lima

Lima

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Hopefully you’re able to take advantage of the long weekend, thanks to the APEC conference. If you’re in the capital city, be sure to check out these 5 landmarks. What would you add to the list?

Top 3 day hikes in Cusco

Top 3 day hikes in Cusco

Cusco

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‘Been there done that’ with Machu Picchu, or simply want to try something new? Take a look at these hikes that can be done in just one day.

5 landmarks of Trujillo

5 landmarks of Trujillo

Northern Peru

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Trujillo is the capital of the Peruvian department La Libertad and has much to offer. For your next visit to this second most populated city of the country, keep your eye out for these famous sites.

5 landmarks of Iquitos

5 landmarks of Iquitos

The Peruvian Amazon

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The gateway to the Amazon, Iquitos is a sticky hot escape full of nature and excitement. Here are five spots to keep your eye out for on your next visit.

Our hike to the Rainbow Mountain

Our hike to the Rainbow Mountain

Cusco

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Not too long ago, this mountain was a rarity offered among travel agencies. Tourism has since grown, but the beauty and mystique of this mountain remains.