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Inside Background
It pays to be a sensitive when visiting Peru, especially if talking about...
Last edited: August 08, 2006
Arequipa is not known for its safety, but most crimes seem to be along the...
Last edited: August 17, 2006
You can start researching travel information before you even leave home by...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
The best time to travel to Arequipa is during the Southern Hemisphere’s dry...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
Inside Transportation
Flying to Arequipa, Airlines If you’re flying into Arequipa, from Lima you have...
Last edited: July 02, 2010
Arequipa is small enough that you can get to most of what you’ll want to see on...
Last edited: August 08, 2006
Taxis Taxis are inexpensive: about 1$ - 3$ maximum to almost anywhere on the...
Last edited: September 28, 2009
Inside Things to Do
One extremely popular side trip is from Arequipa to Colca Canyon, about 100...
Last edited: September 02, 2006
Arequipa is well knowed as world cultural heritage since  november of 2000 when...
Last edited: November 27, 2012
There is lively nightlife to be found in Arequipa, primarily around the old...
Last edited: August 08, 2006
Shopping in Arequipa is top-rate. The products are more expensive than in other...
Last edited: August 08, 2006
There are organized hafl day trip and easily can be combine wit rock climbing...
Last edited: August 06, 2013
Just 2 hours driving you can get the region of dunes of Arequipa to practice...
Last edited: July 28, 2013
The Centro Cultural Nitay Gouranga has (Hare Krishna) music and lectures daily...
Last edited: September 16, 2009
The vicuña, llama and alpaca is an Andean camelid, live in the wild way on...
Last edited: July 18, 2011
The Chili River has several sections where you can do whitewater rafting. The...
Last edited: June 14, 2014
The number of agencies competing to offer tours of Colca Canyon is dizzying...
Last edited: October 12, 2014
The museum can be difficult to find at first. Even many locals and police are...
Last edited: October 05, 2007
Yanahuara or Kjanachuara in native language, is a traditional neighborhood of...
Last edited: August 24, 2009
Inside Dining Scene
Arequipa, gastronomical capital of Peru, is well knowed by it's excellent food...
Last edited: June 25, 2014
Inside Peru: For Foreign Visitors
The local currency in Peru is the Nuevo Sol S/. ( Sol means sun). You can...
Last edited: July 17, 2014
Coming to Peru :   Travellers from the USA and Europe, do not need a visa to...
Last edited: July 08, 2007
The emergency phone number in the whole of Peru is : 105  (not 911) The...
Last edited: August 17, 2006
00 ( zero zero ) is the International Access (Dial) Code used to call overseas...
Last edited: September 23, 2013
Tipping Most restaurant and bar bills include a 10% gratuity. It's customary to...
Last edited: March 20, 2014
Maybe you do not like bullfights, but if you want to have a unique experience...
Last edited: September 27, 2011
It's not a good idea to drive in Peru. Driving in Peru should be considered as...
Last edited: August 13, 2014
At the Fourth International Summit of Gastronomy Madrid Fusión 2006, regarded...
Last edited: August 31, 2014
You may need certain vaccinations before traveling to Peru:    (1) Routine: it...
Last edited: October 02, 2011