Finally, Mistura 2010, the Gastronomic Festival in Lima, Peru is almost here. A year after Mistura 2009 was a complete success; the organizers are back with a bigger, longer, and cheaper edition of this popular gastronomic festival now complete with cuisine conferences, round tables, music and art and thousands of Peruvian dishes representing the different …

I decided to help the few brave visitors and tourists that are determined to rent a car while visiting Lima, Peru, and provide a list of gasoline types and prices and car rental offices and websites in Lima and Cuzco. The process of renting a car is not different than in any other country but …

Step by step list of emergency and ambulance phone numbers and clinics names to follow in case of an asthma attack.

Traveling by bus in Peru can be a challenge but here are 2 good bus companies with good safety records and customer service and modern fleet of buses

Pisco is a Peruvian liquor produced by the fermentation of grape musts using traditional methods. The Pisco producing areas located in the coast of Peru are Lima, Ica, Arequipa and Moquegua, and the valleys of Locumba, Sama and Caplina (in Tacna). Pisco is the main ingredient of Peru’s national drink, Pisco Sour. In Peru, the …

List of all Conferences from Museo de la Nacion for February 2010

TACA Airlines was founded in 1931 and now flies to 39 destinations in 22 countries in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean. Included are daily flights to 9 major U.S Cities and Canada (Toronto). TACA’s flight Lima to Cuzco is one of their most popular.

At least 800 more tourists are still stranded in Aguas Calientes after the torrential rains and landslides isolated Aguas Calientes, Machu Picchu and surrounding villages.

A complete review of a book that gives the reader all the information required for a successful self-guided tour in Machu Picchu, Cusco, Peru

How much basic grocery products like milk and bread cost in Lima, Peru? Here is 30+ grocery items’ prices from January 2010

Find Peruvian holidays and events scheduled for 2010

Peru will no longer collect taxes for equipment utilized to perform trekking, and other extreme sports from tourists entering the country.

Mistura 2010, the International Gastronomic Fair in Lima, Peru, will be taking place from September 7th to 12th.

Here are some bus and taxi fares, mostly from Lince, which is the place where I rent everytime I go to Lima and Miraflores. Of course fares change frequently and taxis at least, are very subjective.