Potatoes Boiling in a Fogon
Traditional Food

Boiled Potatoes to Dull Hunger

Potatoes are used in a great majority of our dishes, if not almost all. This carbohydrate has different shapes, sizes, … 0 455
A Rainy Day and Nice Rainbow (Walter Coraza Morveli)

Weather Precautions in Cusco

Every year in the months of January, February and March the rainy season comes to the mountains of Peru. It … 0 391
A Duende (Walter Coraza Morveli)

Bernardo’s Encounter with a Goblin

Many stories about gold objects of great monetary value circulate in the villages of the sierra. They include figures such … 0 382
A Woman Ghost in Almudena Cemetery
Commentary, Culture, Story

Beliefs Before and After Death

There are many beliefs and superstitions about death, beliefs that are maintained from generation to generation through oral tradition. I … 0 570
Cheese and Fresh Corn, a Natural Fast Food in Cuzco (Walter Coraza Morveli)
Food Culture, Traditional Food

Corn with Cheese: The Delicacy of the Incas

A perfect combination, cholo with cheese. It has a fusion of flavor, of sweet and salty. Peruvian fresh corn has … 0 669

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The abstracted form of a dog watching a soccer game. (Photos by Alonzo Riley)

Misunderstanding the Canines of Cuzco

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Pulling Hair, A Traditional Cure for Headache

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Cantuta Flowers (Photo: Alonzo Riley)
Tiger's MIlk Cocktail to Revive You

Majestic Tiger’s Milk (Leche de Tigre), a Peruvian Delight

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Boarding a Taxi (David Knowlton)

There Were No Pumas Up There, A Taxi Tale

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Inca Garcilaso de la Vega

The Multiple Spanishes of Cusco

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A Book of Stories Coming Soon

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Sunset in Cusco (Walter Coraza Morveli)
Cultura, history, tourism, Travel

History and Information About Cusco

Important points of the history of Cusco starting from the Plaza de Armas. In Inca times, what is today the … 0 3452
Huaca Mesa Redonda (Photo: Wayra)
Archeology, Culture, history

Mama Qaqa or better known as ‘Mother Stone’

Mama Qaqa or better known as ‘Mother Stone’ is present among the wak’as (or huaca. A wak’a (Quechua) is an … 0 1361
Guaman Poma, Observing the Sun


One of the most important problems of astronomy and Inca calendar involves an evaluation of the identities and role of … 1 1361
Llamas y ausangate (https://www.instagram.com/p/-U9BPqovH_/)

Llamas and their importance in the Andean World

Llamas are domestic animals from the Camelidae family and are common in the Peruvian Andes. It was a very important … 0 594
Customs, drinks, history, Intersections, Medicinals, tourism, Travel

Ayahuasca, A Plant with Demands, Challenges, and Changes

What if I told you there was a plant that could show your past, present, and future? A plant believed … 0 2391