Corn for Sale, Cuzco, San Pedro Market
Archeology, Ingredients, Peruvian Cuisine

Origins, Mystery, and Corn

Soon corn will begin to sprout in Cuzco’s sacred Valley.  Its dual tendrils will push from the rich earth and … 0 1448
Meal for the Earth
Customs

Giving Food to the Earth

A kiss in the most sublime way of showing trust, respect and – above all – love.  And this is … 1 707
Beef Heart Skewer, Condorito
Restaurants, Uncategorized

Condorito’s, Skewers and Popularity

Distant from the Plaza de Armas (Main Square) and yet one of the most popular and recognized places in Cuzco … 1 1209
Combo Meal, KFC Cuzco
Restaurants

KFC and the Sacred in Cuzco

Peru is in love with chicken. Not only is it passionate about its own pollo a la brasa, but it … 3 1308
Cicciolina's Bakery
Restaurants

Cicciolina’s Bakery, Breakfast and Rocket Science

Just a little burst of intense flavor can shoot the day forward like jets suddenly firing. Especially when one is … 0 1012

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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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dolor de cabeza

Pulling Hair, A Traditional Cure for Headache

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

Majestic Tiger’s Milk (Leche de Tigre), a Peruvian Delight

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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 3077
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 1120
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 1093
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 2096