Three Traveler’s Choice Awards for our hotels in Cusco and Arequipa for its “Exceptional Customer Service”

Posted 20/05/14 by & filed under Blog.

To receive three new Traveler’s Choice awards from the renowned travel website TripAdvisor reconfirms to us that we are on the right path. The deserving hotels of this award are chosen by tourists and travelers who use this web, at present the most important travel website in the world, as their reference. The quality and… Read more »

Adventure in the Sabancaya

Posted 05/03/14 by & filed under Adventure and Nature.

The sun arises in Arequipa as we get ready to head toward the Sabancaya (5976 sea level), a volcano located in the high area of the Colca Valley. Its name – Sabancaya –  means “tongue of fire” in quechua , and it is considered among the most active volcanoes in Peru, having had it last… Read more »

Juanita: The ice girl

Posted 11/12/13 by & filed under Monuments and History, Sin categoría.

In 1995, in the snowcapped mountain of Ampato in Arequipa, Johan Reinhard and Miguel Zárate discovered, buried in the ice, the corpse of 12 year old inca girl that would have been sacrificed in the times of the Inca Pachacutec reign, around 1450 A.D.   Surrounding her there were many “illas” or gold idols as… Read more »