Sapo y la fortuna
Commentary, Customs

Toads and Fortune

Toads are rare animals within the city as they live near streams, rivers or lagoons. With each day these animals … 0 695
Fountain in the Archeological Site of Pisac
Archeology, Culture

Mama Yaku Mother Water

The majestic citadel of Machupicchu has 16 beautiful fountains to pay homage to Mama Yaku (Mother Water). Water runs through … 0 321
Peruvian Coffe (Walter Coraza Morveli)
celebration, drinks, Food Culture, Traditional Food

Peruvian Coffee Day

Every fourth Friday of the month of August of every year is celebrated as the “national Peruvian coffee day”, This … 0 1037
León Larregui - Birdie
Commentary, tourism

Rainbow Mountain, Stage of Famous Singers

The Mexican Rocker León Larregui, launched nine months ago the video for his latest song, part of his ‘Voluma’ production. … 0 916
Working a Field in Cuzco
Culture, Food Culture

The Basis of the Inca Economy: Agriculture

  Agriculture was undoubtedly the most important economic activity of the Incas, even in coastal areas where fishing also played … 0 1078

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Tamales are the Favorite Delight of Cuzco (Photo: Walter Coraza Morveli)

Duality: Sweet and Savory Tamales

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Peruvian Coffe (Walter Coraza Morveli)

Peruvian Coffee Day

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Working a Field in Cuzco

The Basis of the Inca Economy: Agriculture

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folklore and legends

EL chaski y el condenado

Confusion of Gold with a Condemned

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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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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 1476
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 … 0 716
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 … 0 651
Llamas y ausangate (

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 1669