Driving in Northern Chile

Driving in Northern Chile

Peru and Chile are SUCH different places; it's amazing to watch the terrain slowly change as you continue south. Some of the things you'll see along the way? San Pedro de Atacama, the incredible Hand of the Desert, bustling Santiago, and volcanoes in Pucón and Villarica. Read more for travel tips and road conditions. 

The Atacama Desert: Chile

The Atacama Desert: Chile

San Pedro de Atacama is unbelievable!! This place easily made it into our top 10 destinations in the world. This area is covered by salt flats, geysers, sand dunes, lakes and wildlife... and with such a long list of must-sees, we're positive you'll find something you like. 

Colca Canyon

Colca Canyon

Colca Canyon is do-able in just a few days but if you have more time and enjoy a little trekking, it would be easy to stay lost here for a week. Wander through little villages like Arequipa and Cabanconde, relax in the Yanque hot springs, visit the famous Cruz del Condor lookout, or hike down to an oasis on the canyon floor... we've got tips for exploring them all. 

Cusco, Machu Picchu, and the Sacred Valley of Peru!

Cusco, Machu Picchu, and the Sacred Valley of Peru!

Whew!! With SO much to see and do in Cusco and the Sacred Valley, you're probably as overwhelmed planning a trip as we were. Hopefully this post (with links to almost EVERYTHING) will help you map out your time. From gourmet dining, to cheap eats, to yoga and beyond, we have recommendations that cover ALL the best of tourism + a taste of life like the locals.