Monthly Archive:: January 2013

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The Truth About Volunteering in Cusco

If you are thinking about volunteering in Cusco then this article is a must read. Every year hundreds of people travel to Peru to be part of many volunteer programs. Only a very few of those travellers are fully informed about
Hiram Bingham taking a picture of worker at Machu Picchu

Peru Travel Tips: Museums in Cusco Worth Visiting and Worth Avoiding

I have lived in Peru for quite a few years now, and in that time I can say that I have visited quite a lot of museums around the country. Generally speaking, only a small handful of the museums I have
large orange metal bridge

Closure of the Urubamba Bridge in the Sacred Valley

Last week the news quickly spread that the Urubamba Bridge in the Sacred Valley located between Cusco and Machu Picchu had been closed to the public. The closure of was due to damage caused to the bridge when two heavy trucks