Peru has been described many times in various articles, videos, images and other materials. Most of these materials have been produced by destination marketing organizations (DMOs) and tourist sites. Although most of the reasons for making Peru more popular around the world are linked to profit, Peru is actually a country that can "sell" itself.
Thanks to easy-to-use online travel sites, it's now easy to find cheap flights to Peru and buy your flight ticket in minutes without having to leave the comfort of your own home. Furthermore, the growing number of competitions in tourism in Peru has led to competitive prices. The once expensive Peruvian journey has become cheaper, especially as tourism in the countryside is rapidly exploding. The airlines have been competing for the attention of visitors to Peru, resulting in unbelievably low prices. Hotels and activity providers are also going through this tough competition. To the delight of many visitors, professional travel agents can help them find the lowest fares online. Large travel agencies can even work wonders in cutting fare prices from 40% to 50% thanks to their special trade agreement with travel providers such as airlines and hotels. The promotional travel offers for Peru continue to appear everywhere online, the secret discount coupon codes are sent to e-mail subscribers, travel rewards are given to loyal customers – the list of interesting benefits continues.
Locals in Peru have opened their cities, communities and hearts to tourists who want to find out more about their rich culture and gifted land. In general, visitors to Peru say they feel safe when they walk the streets of Lima, Cusco and other cities even without a guide. Artisans from different parts of Lima, Cusco, Andean Mountain range and Arequipa are now showing the world their trade. Stalls, shops and shopping malls have been erected to offer a wild shopping experience to anyone who wants to take advantage of very affordable pots, pans and alpaca products.
Interesting hotels, inns and lodges are now open to the public. By visiting Peru, you will realize how different their hotels are compared to the structures of the big hotel chains we are used to. Most hotels are designed to reflect the appearance of colonial times combined with the rich Peruvian culture. Although there are five-star hotels in Miraflores Lima and Cusco, most travelers prefer the cheapest hotels, hostels and inns because these types of accommodation help them experience Peruvian culture – a simple but passionate and colorful way of life.
Numerous blogs and travel forums also reflect on how travelers enjoyed their visit to popular destinations and tourist spots in Peru. The infamous Inca Trail, which is about a 5-day trek to the famous Machu Picchu, is just one of the things that excite travelers for their visit. Unknown to many people, there are many more things about the country that will certainly steal the hearts of many, arouse the scientific mind of some and excite the imagination of others. From archaeological discoveries, ancient temples and intriguing mummies that can make any normal person feel as if they were Lara Croft or Indiana Jones, to the mysterious giant lines that make up the Nazca geoglyphs that made experts and theorists wonder whether extra-terrestrial have visited and made friends with the ancient peoples of Peru, the country boasts a wide range of probabilities, adventures, wildlife, quirks, mysteries and exciting adventures enough to entertain any kind of traveler.