Travel Writing Examples

By Tony Dunnell:

Atlas Obscura
The Petroglyphs of Polish Oct 2017
The Grave of Carlos Fitzcarrald Oct 2017

Paste Magazine
Take a Bar Crawl Through Cusco, Peru Dec 2016
Dining Guide to Cusco, Peru Nov 2016
Human Cargo on the Slow Boat to Iquitos Feb 2016

VICE Munchies
Why Peru’s Altiplano Farmers Eat Clay with Their Potatoes Aug 2016
What It’s Like to Brew Beer at 11,000 Feet Dec 2015

International Living
A New Craft Beer Adventure in the Peruvian Andes, Feb 2017

Crave Magazine (Hong Kong and Macau)
The City of the Kings, March 2017

The Latin Kitchen
Can You Name These 10 Peruvian Jungle Fruits? May 2015

South American Vacations Blog
Monkeys of the Amazon Rainforest August 2017
The Animal Geoglyphs Of The Nazca Lines July 2017
The Best Places To See Penguins In South America June 2017
A Guide To The Main Structures Of Machu Picchu June 2017
The 6 Best Beaches In Rio De Janeiro May 2017

Best All-Inclusive
Best All Inclusives for Swimming With Dolphins May 2017
Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse Nov 2016
Best All Inclusives for Water Park Lovers Oct 2016
Best All Inclusives for Concert Buffs Oct 2016
Best All Inclusive Resorts for Celebrity Spotting Sept 2016
Best All Inclusive Resorts in … South America Sept 2016
See more of Tony Dunnell’s articles for Best All-Inclusive here.

Peru Travel at
Tony Dunnell was the Peru Travel Expert for from 2011 to 2016, writing hundreds of articles covering everything from luxury hotels to alternative treks to Machu Picchu.

New Peruvian
New Peruvian is Tony’s flagship website. It went live in March 2017. You can see the latest articles in the feed in the sidebar of this portfolio site.

Created by Tony Dunnell in 2010 and sold in December 2016, HowtoPeru has become one of the most popular independent travel blogs in Peru. All content prior to 2017 was written by Tony, apart from guest posts.

Other Peru-Related Writing Projects


travel 42 (part of Northstar Travel Group) — Tony Dunnell updated and expanded various sections of travel42’s travel industry guide to Peru, including entire entries for Lima, Cusco and Machu Picchu (April 2015 to January 2016).


Culinary Travel in Peru (eBook) — Tony wrote all of the regional introductions in Aracari’s 100-page guide to Peruvian cuisine (published June 2015).

Starwood Hotels Peru

Starwood Hotels — Tony contributed six articles to Starwood Latin America’s Peru: Stay Like a Local campaign.