Dining at Cusco and Urubamba

Dining at Cusco and Urubamba

Personally, I enjoy food when travelling abroad and with a stay of nearly a week in Cusco and Urubamba, I was slightly dubious on the type of food that would be available. However I was surprised at the quality of the food in both Cusco and Urubamba. This post will detail some of the restaurants [...]

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The Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Centre – a Review

The Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Centre – a Review

From the airport, we took an Uber to the hotel and arrived at around 11:30am. The fare was around 35 Soles (~$11), as the driver dropped us off at the hotel porch. Once there, the bell boy came to help us with the luggage. The hotel is located in the central business district close to [...]

Avianca Business Class on the A320 between Lima and Cusco

Avianca Business Class on the A320 between Lima and Cusco

This post will combine the experience of flying Avianca up front in Business Class on their domestic flight between Lima and Cusco. This is also probably the flight most visitors to Peru will take on their trip to visit Machu Picchu. Travelling from outside of Peru, all travellers have to collect their luggage and re-check [...]

Peru Rail Vistadome Service from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes)

Peru Rail Vistadome Service from Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu (Aguas Calientes)

Machu Picchu is perhaps the star attraction of Peru, but it is not very accessible. The closest airport to this tourist attraction is in the town of Cusco, and from there there is a direct rail service to the town of Aguas Calientes. Two rail services companies namely Peru Rail and Inca Rail provides train [...]

Fly Delta ONE Business Class Suites on the A350 for $1,800 from Beijing to Los Angeles

Fly Delta ONE Business Class Suites on the A350 for $1,800 from Beijing to Los Angeles

Delta Airlines probably has one of the nicest onboard products out of all the North American airlines (including Air Canada) and is probably the only North American airline I would consider for flying Trans-Pacific. Last year the addition of the new Airbus A350 to their fleet meant they have a stellar Business Class cabin that [...]