Bills and coins of Peru

Dealing with Money on your travels to Peru

Planning how to pay for stuff is one of the most important things to research before you travel to a foreign country. It’s easy for travelers to overlook the little details of everyday life like using money. How much do things cost in a foreign country? What is the exchange rate? Where do I take out money?

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Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

Booking the Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu

The second most popular way of getting to Machu Picchu (the most popular being by train) is hiking the Inca trail, along the extensive network of roads built and used by the Inca. There are literally thousands of these trails spanning through Ecuador, Peru, Chile, and Argentina, with Cusco at the heart of the former empire.

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