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Seven of the Best Day Trips From Arequipa

Seven of the Best Day Trips From Arequipa

Whether you’re in the city for a few days or longer, here’s seven of the best day trips and tours from Arequipa if you want to explore within and beyond the city limits during your stay.

Crossing Borders | Bus From Mancora to Cuenca (or Peru to Ecuador)

Crossing Borders | Bus From Mancora to Cuenca (or Peru to Ecuador)

Looking to travel by bus from Mancora to Ecuador? Then this post will give you all the information on the main Peru to Ecuador border crossing for backpackers.

A Traveller's Guide to Mancora | Peru's Best Beach Town

A Traveller's Guide to Mancora | Peru's Best Beach Town

If you’ve been hiking in the south of Peru, then a few days at the beaches of Mancora will be a welcome break in the sunshine. Here are our favourite things to do in Mancora, plus advice on where to stay in the backpacker town.

A Short Guide to Ollantaytambo | Peru's Train Ride Town

A Short Guide to Ollantaytambo | Peru's Train Ride Town

If you are heading to Machu Picchu, then there’s a good chance you’ll be spending a night in the pretty Incan town of Ollantaytambo beforehand. Here’s our guide on things to do in Ollantaytambo, plus advice on how to get from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu.