San Pedro Medicinal Mineral Waters

Many people look for alternatives to be able to cure or alleviate the ills that affect them daily. One of … 0 405
Amor en Cusco (Photo: Walter Coraza Morveli)
Commentary, Culture

Love in the Time of Starbucks

So solid and fixed, like the mountains of Cusco, is the image one might have of the great Spanish language. … 0 532
celebration, news

The Feast of San Pedro and San Pablo

Closing the festival of Cusco comes the feast of San Pedro and San Pablo on the penultimate day that is … 0 448
Fiesta del Rio Dance from Quillabamba (Photo: Wayra)
celebration, fiestas

Celebration for the Anniversary La Convencion Province

The celebration of the anniversary of the province of La Convención whose capital is Quillabamba, is celebrated on June 25. … 0 477
Beauty and the Saqra, Having Fun in Cuzco (Photo: Walter Coraza).
celebration, Culture, Customs, news

Paucartambo’s Masks Declared Cultural Heritage

The knowledge and the techniques in the elaboration of the masks of Paucartambo were declared Cultural Patrimony of the Nation, … 0 462

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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 4281
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 2055
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 1977
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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 3046