Quincemil, Puerto Maldonando (foto)

An Expedition in Search for a Vein of Gold

This is the story of a group of 4 miners who lived in Quincemil, in the district of Puerto Maldonado. … 0 691
Culture, Travel

The Viscacha that Lives in Machu Picchu

One of the animals that is part of the fauna of Machupicchu is the Viscacha. It is a rodent that … 0 933
Happy Compadres Day (Hebert Edgardo Huamani Jara)
celebration, Travel

Happy Day, Compadre: A Day of Joy, Color, Dance and a lot of Passion

Today, as the second Thursday before Carnaval Sunday, this year in February, the Day of the “Compadre” is celebrated. It … 0 876
Cusco Tourist Ticket
tourism, Travel

Additions to the Tourist Tickey

The American Institute of Art and the Qosqo Native Art Center are once again integrated into the tourist ticket after … 0 1075
Potatoes Boiling in a Fogon
Traditional Food

Boiled Potatoes to Dull Hunger

Potatoes are used in a great majority of our dishes, if not almost all. This carbohydrate has different shapes, sizes, … 0 561

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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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dolor de cabeza

Pulling Hair, A Traditional Cure for Headache

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

Majestic Tiger’s Milk (Leche de Tigre), a Peruvian Delight

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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 3689
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 1550
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 … 1 1531
Llamas y ausangate (https://www.instagram.com/p/-U9BPqovH_/)

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 2550