Chiriuchu
Traditional Food, Uncategorized

Cuzco’s Festive Dish, Chiriuchu

Chiriuchu, Cuzco’s festive dish, is like a world on a plate.  It works for festivities because it brings everything together, … 2 4068
La Mamacha en Corpus
Customs

Entrance of Corpus Christi Memories

The entrance of the saints and their entourage was a splendid combination of sound, color, and movement yesterday.  This event … 0 1606
Saint in the City
Customs, Cuzco Neighborhoods, Traditional Food

Corpus Christi Begins

Two major events will energize Cuzco this month. At the end of the month falls the pageant of Inti Raymi … 0 1409
Fresh Ice Cream From Hada
Restaurants

Hand Crafted Ice Creams in Cuzco

What is better than to be in Cuzco during this sunny season, when days are warm, and enjoy a delicious … 0 1366
Cross and Candles Waiting to Be Used
Commentary

Notes From Cruz Velacuy During the Month of Celebration

Cuzco’s month of Celebration, June, is filled with events. Last night, Cuzco’s  Plaza de Armas embraced a staged performance of … 0 1071

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Literature

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 3908
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 1725
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 1700
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 2730