City Guides


Hands up who wants to see a real mummy, cuddle a herd of alpacas and eat your own body weight in delicious food all in one day?! Well, keep reading because those are just a few of the best things to do in Arequipa, Peru! No trip to Peru is complete without a little rendezvous in the country’s second largest city, Arequipa, and if it’s not already on your Peru trip itinerary then I suggest you shuffle things around, stat! You really don’t want to miss out on this gem. Nicknamed La Ciudad Blanca (The White City) due to the white volcanic stone with which most of the city’s main buildings are made, Arequipa is situated in the southernmost part of the country and is often one of the first stops if you’re coming in from Chile. The city is flanked by three terrifyingly looming volcanoes with adorable names (Chachani,…