Exploor Travel Blog — Cusco

The best Restaurants in Cusco

Posted by Konsti Sobon on
The best Restaurants in Cusco
Each year many travelers from all over the world are coming to Cusco to visit the famous Machu Picchu or to enjoy the beautiful Andean nature and mountain landscape. Apart from visiting incredible landscapes and archaeological sights, you should use your chance to get to know the best restaurants in Cusco and enjoy the city’s multifaceted kitchen! Therefore, I prepared a small and exclusive selection for you with the most recommended restaurants in Cusco.

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Which train to take to Machu Picchu? The different trains to Machu Picchu

Posted by Konsti Sobon on
Which train to take to Machu Picchu? The different trains to Machu Picchu
Before you are on the way to your unforgettable adventure to the famous Machu Picchu, we would like to present you the different trains to Machu Picchu and what you should pay attention to. Although the train to Machu Picchu is not the cheapest, it offers you some time to relax and to enjoy the beautiful nature of Cusco's Sacred Valley along the Urubamba River before arriving at the sanctuary of Machu Picchu. But the big question is what train options there are for Machu Picchu and which one to take.

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Altitude sickness: All you need to know and how to avoid it

Posted by Mariana Gonzalez on
Altitude sickness: All you need to know and how to avoid it

The altitude sickness is a topic that worries many travelers before arriving to elevated cities, such as Cusco or Puno. Especially when reading reviews and comments online you can find many experiences of people laying in bed with nausea or having severe headaches.  This article will help you understand what the altitude sickness is, what the typical symptoms are and what to do to avoid it.

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Machu Picchu information: how to buy Machu Picchu tickets and more

Posted by Erik Krause on
Machu Picchu information: how to buy Machu Picchu tickets and more

Visiting Machu Picchu is a must on every Peru trip. However, 2019 there are some things you should consider, such as how to buy Machu Picchu tickets and whether to climb Huayna Picchu, Machu Picchu Mountain or visit the sun gate. This blog post will help answer all of these questions and make sure you will get to know Machu Picchu in the best way possible.

 

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Discover the Best Route to the Famous Rainbow Mountains of Peru

Posted by Oliver Eberlein on
Discover the Best Route to the Famous Rainbow Mountains of Peru

The Rainbow Mountains in Cusco have been gaining increasing popularity recently, especially through the distribution of beautiful pictures on social media. The rainbow coloured mountains are definitely worth seeing while in Cusco but don't take the first offer you see as there are many differences between the tours. Find out more about the best route to the rainbow mountains...

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Tips and Insiders on what to do in Cusco - free city guide

Posted by Konsti Sobon on
Tips and Insiders on what to do in Cusco - free city guide

If there is one destination in Peru everybody visits, it’s Cusco. It's crucial to know about the top things to do in Cusco when you only have a few days in the city of the Incas. Overwhelmed with all those amazing places inside and outside of the city, “what to do in Cusco” is a question that comes up a lot...

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The best places to stay in Peru

Posted by Erik Krause on
The best places to stay in Peru
A summary of where to stay in Peru, no matter if you're looking for a place to stay in Lima, Cusco, Arequipa or in any other major city, this blog post got you covered. Find hotels, hostels and b&bs that are recommendations from travellers for travellers.

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