Arequipa, the stunning volcano-ringed colonial-era city in southwestern Peru, is more than just an underrated gem – it’s an absolute must-visit.
Beyond the promise of a good meal, I wasn’t initially thrilled to step into its concrete embrace. But Lima is a city that came to surprise me – more and more with each passing visit.
Bolivia is in the unique position of sharing a border with five very distinct South American countries, sharing some of the best features of all five.
Having lived in Cusco for more than a year and a half, I’ve come to discover some of the city’s local gems, places that will deliver you straight into the beating heart of the incredible local culture.