K'atqa Carnival
Customs

Garcilaso School Dances Pride Today

During this jubilee month, Cuzco’s Plaza de Armas once again is the stage for parades, feasts, and dances, all of … 0 979
Coconut and Sugar Cane for Sale in Cuzco
Customs, Ingredients

Coconut and Sugar Cane Refresh Cuzco

Cuzco’s month of celebration began. under an intense son. In that bright light and heat nothing is better to calm, … 0 1388
Happy Father's Day
Customs

Happy Father’s Day

In this month of celebrations, Cuzco’s attention turns today to its fathers and international Father’s Day. Considered heads of families, … 0 869
An Ukuku Allegorical Figure
Commentary, Customs

Giants Take the Streets of Cuzco Today

Another day, and the sun breaks through Cuzco’s murky air. Once again, the fountain in the center of the majestic … 0 1249
San Antonio on the Octave of Corpus Christi
Customs

On the Octave of Corpus in Cuzco

Once again, yesterday, the plaza filled with Cuzqueños and some tourists as the saints, one by one, slowly began to … 0 1237

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Boarding a Taxi (David Knowlton)

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The Multiple Spanishes of Cusco

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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 3909
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 1726
Guaman Poma, Observing the Sun
history

PUCUY SUCANCA AND CHIRAO SUCANCA, INCA SOLAR OBSERVATION

One of the most important problems of astronomy and Inca calendar involves an evaluation of the identities and role of … 1 1701
Llamas y ausangate (https://www.instagram.com/p/-U9BPqovH_/)
history

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 2732