Unusual Truffles in Cuzco
Restaurants

A Story of Chocolate in Cuzco

Chocolate and love fall together so frequently that as a couple they are a cliché. Yet in Cuzco a new … 3 1099
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 1286
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 1163
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 1167
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 … 2 913

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FOOD CULTURE

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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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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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 1455
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
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 … 0 648
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 1664