Tourist on Cuzco's Plaza
Customs, Literature

On the Plaza

Cuzco Eats introduces poet Clark deJong and his depiction of life on the plazas of Cuzco in this post.  Hardly … 0 652
Flowers for the Earth
Customs

August First, Share a Meal with the Earth

Brown and dry, the hills surround Cuzco as August begins.  The month of wind when many Cuzqueños pull out their … 0 615
Commentary

Inca, a Statue and a Struggle

The Incas not only are an important part of Cuzco’s history, they are a basis of its economy and their … 2 1497
Peruvian Flag and Cusco Flag with Fruit
Uncategorized

On Peru’s Independence Day

Peru gained its independence on the 28th of July 1821, and every year we celebrate our country. There are various … 0 994
Alpaca Loin with Gravy
Ingredients

Alpaca, a Story

Dark and juicy like beef, alpaca meat graces many plates in tourist restaurants in Cuzco and very few dishes in … 1 1044

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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 2538
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 … 0 966
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 … 1 914
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 1902