It was 1532 when Fransisco Pizarro led his Spanish army into Peru and laid siege to the Inca civilization and since then Peru has held a fascination for visitors because of its diverse environment, vibrant culture and stunning landscapes. When you set off on a journey through Peru, you plunge into an authentic, unique and unparalleled experience. Here are my nine beautiful reasons why you must visit Peru before you die…
After visiting Machu Picchu, don’t skip Cusco. Its pre-Columbian buildings have given this city UNESCO World Heritage status, and its cobblestoned streets, great hotels, museums, nearby archaeological sites, and relaxed atmosphere make it worth spending at least a couple days here. There are many hotels, restaurants and bistros to suit all tastes along with cultural festivals and events for tourists to become more immersed in the Peruvian way of life.