Ceviche Peruano (Walter Coraza Morveli)
celebration, Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine, tourism

Ceviche a Peruvian Dish that Brings Us Together

Today, June 28, is celebrated the National Day of Ceviche. Declared Peru’s cultural heritage, this gastronomic dish crossed the barriers … 0 1053
Colds and Flu (Photo)

According to Science Why Do We Get More Colds and Flu When It Is Cold

It is the season for colds and flu in Cusco. But why are colds ‘seasonal?’ What makes the flu, and … 0 565
Boarding a Taxi (David Knowlton)

There Were No Pumas Up There, A Taxi Tale

Few cars were on the street when I shut my door this morning and stepped out. I crossed, sure I would … 0 448
¡Getting Energy! Thanks Pachamama.

A Pause for a Sacred Fire Ceremony at Solstice

This week Cusco filled with brightly colored costumes, street vendors, wayno music and the explosion of fireworks. It culminates today … 0 449

The Octave of Corpus Christi, The Farewell of the Saints

This week, parades were held for many activities during the Cusco festivities and yesterday the Octave of Corpus Christi was … 0 427

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

Traditional Food of Cuzco

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folklore and legends

The Devil Cat (Hebert Huamani Jara)

Demons in Roof-Top Cats

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A Town, a Teacher, and a Murder

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Destruction of the Temple of Santo Domingo

The Story of a Beggar and a Café in Cusco

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Parade of Allegories

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Love to Dance (Brayan Coraza Morveli)
Mickey Mouse in Cusco


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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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 … 0 466
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 … 0 401
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 1406
McCune Copper Pit at Cerro de Paso
drinks, history, Intersections

Mines, Railroads, and Mormons in the Story of Pisco Sour

The Train on its way to Cerro de Pasco 1904 One hundred years ago this last Friday, April 1st, Victor … 0 1704