A Steaming Dish of Adobo
Food Culture, Traditional Food

Adobo and Cuzco’s Red and White

Think of stewed, tender pork in a lightly sour broth, mildly seasoned with mild red aji, garlic, and a faint … 1 1113
Drinking Emoliente, Cuzco
Food Culture, Traditional Food

To Stave off the Cold, Emolientes

At the edge of night and the edge of day, times when cold comes down into town and settles for … 3 901
Ingredients

Inca Condiments Still Flavor Cuzco’s Food

So many things have changed since Inca times that envisioning Inca Cuzco often requires an enormous act of imagination amidst … 5 979
Palta a la Jardinera, Trattoria Adriano
Ingredients

A World of Avocados in Cuzco

Good enough to be a meal in itself, a split avocado with a mound of fillings, finds itself on the … 2 710
Cheers and Cuzqueña Beer
Food Culture

Beer at the Heart of Cuzco’s Modern Life

Gold and white, a glass of Cuzco’s beer shines in most social events in Cuzco and is crossing new borders. … 0 1051

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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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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 … 0 288
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 1272
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 1591
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 2186