Canchitas at Home
Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine

Canchitas, Kernels of Continuity

So much has changed since the child of a noble, mother and a Spanish father, El Inca Garcilaso de la … 0 665
Yuca Rebosada (Breaded Yuca)
Food Culture

Tasty Finger Food, Breaded Yuca

Cuzco has lots of nibbles hidden in its streets and alleys. Sometimes they make it into restaurants, and sometimes they … 0 616
Roast Guinea Pig
Uncategorized

Roast Cuy for Your Birthday

Emblematic of Peru, roast guinea pig (cuy al horno) is very important and popular in the city of Cuzco.  While … 1 971
Food Offerings in the San Pedro Market
Food Culture, Restaurants

Eating in the Market

A quick and inexpensive meal? It sounds like time for fast food. MacDonalds, KFC, and Bembos are found, now, on … 0 432
Ceviche Mixto
Commentary, Peruvian Cuisine

A Culinary Revolution in Peru?

In a recent interview, Fernan Adrià, the famous chef and creator of the great restaurant El Bulli, said he wanted … 0 808

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

Traditional Food of Cuzco

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FOOD CULTURE

Guinea Pigs Roasting on the Fire (Brayan Coraza Morveli)
Toasted Peanuts For Sale

The Traveling Peanut

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Holy week traditional sweets (Walter Coraza Morveli)

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

Literature

Inca Garcilaso de la Vega

The Multiple Spanishes of Cusco

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A Book of Stories Coming Soon

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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 … 0 171
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 1161
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 1487
Magical Rainbows Above Cusco's Main Plaza (Photo: Walter Coraza Morveli)
Cuzco Neighborhoods, history, Travel

Happiness Takes over the City these Days.

We are enjoying beautiful weather. Some days when the rain falls in the city and it´s mountains, we breath fresh … 1 1973