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Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
The Government Palace dominates one side of Plaza de Armas in the historic center of Lima

This entry is part 10 of 12 in the series PeruI’d been riding the bright red double-decker tour bus for less than ten minutes when I realized there was something very...

Tunnel of Surprises at Lima's Water Park

This entry is part 9 of 12 in the series PeruAs my open-air double-decker tour bus turned the corner our guide pointed out Circuito Mágico del Agua, the Magic Water Circuit...

The Basilica Cathedral, built of pearly white volcanic rock that gave Arequipa its nickname of the "White City," is backdrop for the central Plaza de Armas, where pigeons roam by the thousands

This entry is part 8 of 12 in the series PeruI tried to like Arequipa. Really, I did. But try as I might, I just couldn’t get past the feeling of...

Magnificent female condor soars over Colca Canyon at Cruz del Condor lookout

This entry is part 7 of 12 in the series Peru“We probably will not see condors today,” our guide announced as we pulled up at the Mirador de los Volcanes. “In...

Ex-Palacio Tschudi, Chimu City of Chan Chan,Trujillo

This entry is part 6 of 12 in the series PeruMention Peru and most people immediately think Inca. The iconic image of Machu Picchu‘s mystical ruins has invaded our collective psyche...

Greens Restaurant in Cusco offers lots of vegetarian options

This entry is part 6 of 12 in the series PeruCusco was one of the highlights of my three months in Ecuador and Peru, but it took me a few days...