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One of the local Machu Picchu facts is that Machu Picchu is also known as the “Old Peak”. This has long been considered as a natural Inca site which is located at a height of 7,970 feet above the sea level. It is located quite high above the mountain ridge located at the Urubamba Valley. …

I decided to follow up the post “8 vegetarian restaurants in Lima, Peru” with a list of vegetarian restaurants in Cuzco. The city of Cuzco, the Capital of the Inca Empire and Machu Picchu are two of the most visited attractions in Peru, so it is not a surprise that restaurants specialized in vegetarian food …

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

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.

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