Chicharron in Cuzco
Peruvian Cuisine

Peruvian Cuisine, Cultural Patrimony of the Americas.

Peru´s cuisine was honored Wednesday night, March 23, 2011, by the Organization of American States.  José Miguel Insulza, Sectretary General … 0 631
Waffles at The Meeting Place, Cuzco
Restaurants

Waffles and Volunteer Realism, The Meeting Place

A rainy day in Cusco, and I needed a cafe with Wi-Fi. But it is March, so the place I … 4 906
Cuzco Coffee Beans, Rich and Aromatic
Ingredients

Machu Picchu Huadquiña Coffee: Militancy and Market Success

A rich aroma reminiscent of chocolate and nuts pulls you in, when you open a bag of Machu PIcchu-Huadquiña coffee, … 2 820
Pollo a la Brasa from Los Toldos, Cuzco
Peruvian Cuisine

Pollo a la Brasa, Urban Peru’s Favorite Food

Whole chickens slowly turn on a rack of spits that itself slowly makes a round over burning coals, or gas … 2 1230
Chifa: Pork with Pineapple
Peruvian Cuisine, Uncategorized

A Romance of Chinese in Peru: Chifa

It’s a romantic, historical epic — worthy of Peruvian-born, internationally famous author Isabel Allende’s blockbuster novels.  But it is not … 7 3062

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

Traditional Food of Cuzco

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FOOD CULTURE

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

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 … 0 193
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 1185
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 1503
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 1999