Cicciolina's Bakery
Restaurants

Cicciolina’s Bakery, Breakfast and Rocket Science

Just a little burst of intense flavor can shoot the day forward like jets suddenly firing. Especially when one is … 0 676
Cheese Vendor, Ttio Market
Food Culture, Ingredients

Cheese and Place in Ttio Market

Like a wall of butter-yellow bricks, congealed light, cheese glows on the stand in the market. Serrated like a battlement, … 1 1022
Cappuccino, La Perla
Restaurants

New Coffee Houses in Cuzco

Coffee houses have exploded around the world, with the model of good coffee and  a place to sit and stay … 0 523
Saturday Lunch in a Picanteria
Food Culture, Restaurants

Cuzco’s Traditional Food: Picanterías

A simple table in a room pulsing with the uneven beat of huaynos and the moan of yaravies, indigenous song … 2 1084
Old Candle Holder, Trotamundos
Restaurants

Trotamundos Doesn’t Need Selling

A seat on the balcony over Cuzco’s Plaza de Armas — its main square —  draws people.   Yet not … 3 738

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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

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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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 … 0 457
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 … 0 393
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 1399
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 1694