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5 landmarks of Iquitos

The gateway to the Amazon, Iquitos is a sticky hot escape full of nature and excitement. Here are five spots to keep your eye out for on your next visit.

Our hike to the Rainbow Mountain

Not too long ago, this mountain was a rarity offered among travel agencies. Tourism has since grown, but the beauty and mystique of this mountain remains.

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(Re)Discover the beauty of Cajamarca

Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway or a few weeks out of the city, the Cajamarca region offers many beautiful options for (re)discovering the beauty of Peru. What’s your favorite part of the region? (All photos: Noelina Rissman/Living in Peru)

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Travel to the Amazonas region and visit: Gocta

Legends of seductive mermaids and wary locals kept the Gocta falls in relative obscurity until a German explorer came across it not even 20 years ago. Have you been?

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5 landmarks of Ayacucho

This capital city is known for its numerous churches, but has so much more to discover. When will you make a trip to Ayacucho?

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Cruising on the Amazon in style

Even in the depths of the jungle luxury can be found.

Come back soon, Lima Beer Week

The event was topped off with the Copa Peruana de Cervezas awards, and the winners were…but first, some beer and food pairings to help you continue the celebrations.

9 foods to combat cellulite

Try mixing, matching and replacing your current foods and habits to help fight your problem areas. (Photos: Shuttershock/ El Comercio)

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Restaurant review: Terra Cuina

Take a trip to Catalonia with these traditional and homey dishes served up in one of Miraflores’ most well-known ovalos.

The colors of Lima Beer Week

The party has already begun, but you have seven days left to partake in this tasting fest of food and brews. Here are the top picks from Tomando Altura.

Late-night must: La Revolución

Looking to top off your weekend outings with something new and guaranteed delicious? Join the food revolution in Barranco.

High-end cocktails at Astrid & Gastón

One of Peru’s top restaurants was recently guest-bartended by France’s World Class winner Paul Silvers. Take a look and let us know: which of these cocktails will you be ordering?

Better Person Tomorrow: Who will help you now?

This U.S. native's blog series aims to heighten awareness of lifestyle choices and their global consequences as she learns and lives in Peru. Read this excerpt of many more to come.

5 foreigners and expatriates who helped shape Peru

Well before Living in Peru was around, foreigners and expats were making history in Peru. How many of these names do you recognize?

Carola Solis: “We have creativity here, and it’s worth showing”

Image-heavy fashion has become this Peruvian designer's signature, though she's left her fingerprint internationally, from her hometown of Huancayo to metropolitan cities like London.

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Saturday morning coffee with Mr. Living in Peru

Carsten Korch We’re about to make some serious changes, which we hope will only affect you in a positive way.

Election Days

Will you exercise your right to vote in the upcoming US elections? A Peruvian expat living in the States shares his experience.

Munay, the will to love

Celebrate Dia de la Cancion Criollo in family with a show of Peruvian dance and music in benefit of Mission Caritas Felices.