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Inside Background
For most visitors, travel to Machu Picchu is quite safe. You will need to be...
Last edited: July 30, 2006
Carbon dating of materials from Machu Picchu date the ruins to the fifteenth...
Last edited: September 20, 2006
There are a number of excellent guidebooks that can help you plan your trip to...
Last edited: July 14, 2013
Ready to plan your trip to Machu Picchu, but not quite sure where to start? No...
Last edited: July 30, 2006
There are two main seasons in Peru: the rainy season and the the dry season...
Last edited: October 7, 2015
Inside Transportation
No road exist to MP. You can get there by train, by foot (Inca Trail) or by...
Last edited: October 2, 2011
Getting around Machu Picchu is by your own two feet. Getting to Machu Picchu is...
Last edited: July 9, 2007
Inside Things to Do
In addition to visiting Machu Picchu, these other sites are worth a visit...
Last edited: December 17, 2012
 A recommendation: anyone who has  it as their life-aim to trek to Machu Picchu...
Last edited: April 27, 2016
The main attraction at Machu Picchu is the Incan ruins.  A whole-day (or more...
Last edited: December 18, 2012
Markets are where you will do your shopping in Agua Caliente whilst you wait...
Last edited: September 19, 2006
Trekking is the major activity in the Machu Picchu area --  with the Inca Trail...
Last edited: August 2, 2006
Your packing list is very important and you should really take the time to...
Last edited: July 8, 2015
Inside Dining Scene
Everywhere you turn in AC there seems to be restuarant on every street and...
Last edited: July 9, 2007
Inside Peru: For Foreign Visitors
The local currency in Peru is the Nuevo Sol S/. ( Sol means sun). You can...
Last edited: October 18, 2016
Coming to Peru :   Travellers from the USA and Europe, do not need a visa to...
Last edited: July 8, 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
a note: Peru is a large country with different rules in different areas and...
Last edited: August 19, 2015
When entering Peru, be aware that you will be given a visa by a Peruvian...
Last edited: June 18, 2015
Currently there are 5 airlines that operate flights in and out of Cusco LAN...
Last edited: July 23, 2016
It's not a good idea to drive in Peru. Driving in Peru should be considered as...
Last edited: March 15, 2016
At the Fourth International Summit of Gastronomy Madrid Fusión 2006, regarded...
Last edited: October 19, 2015
You may need certain vaccinations before traveling to Peru:    (1) Routine: it...
Last edited: July 31, 2016