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The new ferry connecting Iquitos with Santa Rosa, the Peruvian town at the border of Brazil and Colombia, makes traveling the Amazon faster, more comfortable and safer; photo: Daniel Carbajal
Travel News SunflowerSunflower February 26, 2017 1460   0   1   0   0  
For years travelers wishing to go from Iquitos to either Brazil or Colombia on the Amazon River had to make a quite boring and uncomfortable, nevertheless exciting 3 days / 2 nights journey on a slow boat or a day trip on a fast boat. Now these times seems to be over.
Inca Trail closed in February
Travel News SunflowerSunflower January 31, 2017 775   0   1   0   0  
As every year the Inca Trail leading hikers to Peru’s famous Inca citadel Machu Picchu is closed in February mainly for maintenance and conservation works, but also to ensure the safety of visitors during the peak of the rainy season.
Lima reached with nearly 2,5 million international arrivals position 76 on the Top City Destinations Ranking
Travel News SunflowerSunflower January 27, 2017 541   0   1   0   0  
Yesterday, Euromonitor International, an independent market research company operating worldwide, released its annual Top City Destinations Ranking covering 100 of the world’s leading cities in terms of international tourist arrivals – and the Peruvian capital Lima is among them.
Viva Air Peru, the country's first low-cost airline, offers domestic flights for bargain prices from May 2017
Travel News SunflowerSunflower December 31, 2016 1712   0   1   0   0  
After numerous announcements and delays it’s finally definite: Peru’s first low-cost airline Viva Air Peru, co-owned by Europe’s biggest budget carrier Ryanair, starts its operation in May 2017. During a press conference Viva Air CEO José Castellanos Lores announced that the availability of cheap airline tickets will revolutionize the Peruvian airline market.
At the World Travel Awards 2016 Peru is once again the big winner
Travel News SunflowerSunflower December 06, 2016 829   0   1   0   0  
Last Friday World Travel Awards (WTA) announced its 2016 winners at its 23nd annual awards ceremony in the Maldives. Known as the „Oscar of the Travel Industry" the World Travel Awards acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence in the tourism industry already since 1993. And while Peru could defend its title as World Leading Culinary Destination on a global level,...
New entry prices for the Inca citadel Machu Picchu 2017
Travel News SunflowerSunflower December 04, 2016 2117   0   1   0   0  
Just recently the Peruvian Ministry of Culture announced new entry fees for Machu Picchu coming into effect on January 1st, 2017. As already in the previous year visitors can’t just buy one entrance ticket and have access to all parts of the Inka citadel, but have to choose between 6 different ticket options allowing them entrance to different areas...
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