7 Reasons Why Peru Will Be Your Getaway

Every place on earth is gorgeous and unique, but Peru is one of those countries that managed to stand above the crowd.
This place contains many natural and cultural treasures that fascinated people for hundreds of years and still fascinate them today.
There are thousands of reasons to go to this wonderful destination, but here are 7 reasons that will make you badly wanna visit Peru.

1. Experimenting its ancient monuments and culture

There is an incredible amount of interesting history easily accessible to any traveler.
Whether by visiting a museum, touring a city or village, or hiking to a hidden Inca ruins, you will always be surrounded by a strong presence of history and cultural influences.
The ancient Incas ruins are among the most beautiful and mysterious sites in the world. You will find some of its most impressive ruins in the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. Which is the best experience when walking on the Inca Trail.
But the Inca ruins are not the only remnants of ancient civilizations. In the north, you can find ancient civilizations in Chan Chan City, while in the south you can find interesting guides on ancient cultures in Lake Titicaca, Puno City, and Nazca Lines.

Machu Picchu Peru

2. To meet the people

It is always fun to get to know new people and experience new cultures, but the Peruvians make this a more enjoyable and enjoyable experience.
Many Peruvians still have direct contact with their Inca ancestors, and they proudly maintain the Quechua culture, which is very important to the Peruvian past.
Most people are hardworking, very polite, peaceful, helpful, curious about the interest of their visitors.
Many of them have never traveled abroad or even outside their cities or villages. Sharing stories with them makes for an enjoyable learning experience about the country and their stories.

Peru People Chivay Peruvian Inside Costume Knit Laugh

3. To enjoy their handcrafts

Where can you find Peru's history, culture, arts, and exceptional skills in one place? The answer is; in their own handicrafts.
Textiles are among the most famous handicrafts in any part of Peru. You can see women inculcating those wonderful patterns that make up an ornate wall carpet, a scarf, a dresser, or anything in between.
Other large handicrafts are found in the form of tools, wood carvings, canvas paintings, jewelry, and more.
These wonderful souvenirs and travel souvenirs are not only made but by buying them you help support their traditions and provide the opportunity for a decent family to live.

peru handcraft

4. To see firsthand its natural diversity

As mentioned above, Peru charges 28 individual climates. This creates a diverse and diverse ecosystem, all in one country.
You can see snow in the Andes, and you can not sail on the sand in the desert in the Huachina oasis. You can see the penguins in the Balestas Islands next to the dry Paracas town and the desert, and you can rowing quietly in the Amazon jungle rivers.
You can even hike up the Andes, or you can descend to the deepest canyons of the world - Cañón del Colca and Cañón del Cotahuasi.
Items and fittings are unlimited. Peru makes it ideal for many short trips that allow you to experience this natural diversity.
If you are traveling to Peru with children, you will not need to worry because it is diverse enough to provide an exciting experience for them as well.

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5. To indulge in their cuisine

It’s said that Peru has one of the best cuisines in America. I believe that’s true.Peru has not only a variety of ethnic blends, but also a climate group of 28 individual climates. This mix of cultures and a variety of climates vary from city to city, thus creating a diverse cuisine throughout the country.
Dishes like Lomo Saltado, Ceviche Mixto, Empanadas, Tiradito, Butifarra and Chicharrón are some of the dishes to be tried in Peru.
If you are interested in the experience of delicious Andean foods, try guinea-gui pork. It is soft and exciting but not for the weak stomach. In general, Peruvian meals tend to be hot and heavy, but very delicious.

peru food

6. To enjoy their beaches

Peru is famous for its beautiful beaches, and no one knows that this destination will not want to miss it.

The most important surfing places are the beaches of Herradura, Costa Verde and Punta Rocas - all located south of Lima, the capital of Peru.

For a good time in the sun, sand and crystalline waters you can go to famous beaches such as El Silencio, Punta Sal, Punta Hermosa, Pucusana and Santa María.

peru beach

7. To enjoy their drinks!

Great drinks must be accompanied by wonderful food. right? Peru makes sure that this is the way. Whether you prefer to taste bubble gum Inca Kola or strong beer, Peruvian drinks will make you addicted.
Some of the local drinks you will find (and like) are the famous wines from Ica, pisco sours (sweet drink, lime tasting, but strong white egg drink - see this leaflet to learn how to make it) emoliente and Coca tea (ideal for preventing altitude sickness) .
If you are like me and love to drink Coca Cola, you will taste the best cookies in the world while you are there. Sweetened with real sugar!

 pisco sours peru