An Ukuku Allegorical Figure
Commentary, Customs

Giants Take the Streets of Cuzco Today

Another day, and the sun breaks through Cuzco’s murky air. Once again, the fountain in the center of the majestic … 0 1504
San Antonio on the Octave of Corpus Christi

On the Octave of Corpus in Cuzco

Once again, yesterday, the plaza filled with Cuzqueños and some tourists as the saints, one by one, slowly began to … 0 1503
Beer Vapor Cleaning the Air

Beer Cleans the Air, They Say

When the sun crosses the horizon and enters the valley of Cuzco these mornings, it competes with a brown mass … 1 1395
Greeting the Judges

Children’s Dance Excites the Plaza Today

Cuzco continues to celebrate with a contest where its various institutions compete to best show off Cusco’s rich culture through … 0 1543

Aloe Vera, Plant of Many Uses in Cuzco

The earth is our mother and as such she gives us natural remedies. For many people in Cuzco, despite the … 0 2423

Most Popular Right Now


Rumi Maqui, A Forgotten Hero

Rumi Maqui, A Forgotten Hero

0 542
Boarding a Taxi (David Knowlton)

There Were No Pumas Up There, A Taxi Tale

0 3059
Inca Garcilaso de la Vega

The Multiple Spanishes of Cusco

0 2246
Archeology, Culture, history, Travel

Funeral Rites in Inca Times

Inca culture was characterized by its religious and magical beliefs where death and life were one. The being did not … 0 684
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 4805
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 2425
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 2373
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

download almost uapkmod here | the best resources android apps on