Peru's wildest coastal treasure. A truly raw, starkly beautiful corner of the world - home to abundant Humboldt penguins. geoglyphs, sea lions and guano birds galore. Paracas alone is reason enough to visit Peru.
Calle Procuradores is what it feels like to travel to exotic places. It's nothing more than narrow, restaurant-lined alley shooting off of the Plaza de Armas, but it has an air of mystery and a calming, underworld allure. Procuradores has a mixed reputation due to the presence of drug dealers,...more
Perfect little town on the most perfect long left surfing break. This place is absolutely idyllic. The kind of place you'd want to "lay low" at in a Quintin Tarantino movie, while also surfing epic waves!
This is on the top of my global things to see list. I just love the idea of this place. I was actually on my way to see them and only a few miles away, when we were stopped by a worker's strike on the highway and had to turn around. It was a big disappointment, but I got to surf for the rest of the day, so that...more
Exotic and familiar all at once, this is the part of Cusco to best base yourself. A beautiful plaza lined with historic buildings and throngs of great hotels, bars, restaurants, shops and travel agencies. The Plaza itself is beautiful and elegant, but my high rating is for the area and its surrounds...more