Hungry Planet Peru There’s no hiding the fact that we have a serious crush with Peruvian Cuisine. We blog about how delicious and downright cheap Peruvian food is all the time, and we’re not going to stop. In our quest to deliver you, the reader, a selection of cuisine from every country we visit,, Read More

10 Reasons to Visit to Peru 1.  Get down and grind on some Peruvian cuisine:  In our humble opinion, Peruvian food is the best we’ve had in all of South America. There’s something they do here with the food that no other country has perfected. It’s super fresh, unbelievably tasty and very light on, Read More

How Much We Spent in Peru Budget: $50 per day for 2 people Total Spent: $1,306 USD Number of Days: 30 Average per day Spent: $44 USD per day for 2 people Peru is a bargain destination. We saved money by volunteering at a hostel in Huanchaco for a week with free use of, Read More

Floating Uros Islands: The Staged Act and Why You Should Go Anyway Please Exit Through the Gift Shop   Most travelers passing through Puno are en route from Arequipa to Cusco or on the way to Bolivia. We belonged to the latter group and decided to spend a day on Lake Titicaca visiting the, Read More

Peruvian Ceviche: The food that makes you want to stay   The first time we came to Peru was to see Machu Pichu, we came back for the ceviche. There’s something about the ceviche in Peru that makes it so much better than everywhere else.

Pastoruri Glacier: Getting High on Pastoruri   After getting caught in a flash flood on the Laguna Wilcacocha hike, we realized we needed to contend with the weather in the Cordillera Blanca along with the altitude. We left our soaking wet hiking shoes to dry out in the hostel and signed up for a, Read More