Tarwi and Fish at San Pedro Market
Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine, Recipes, Traditional Food

Native Legume, Tarwi, Feeds Cuzco

Cuzco, like the rest of the Andes, has food plants that are new to the rest of the world.  The … 1 2723
The Fans of Cienciano Team
Cuzco Neighborhoods, Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine, Traditional Food

Two Competitions: Sport and Food in Cuzco’s Stadiums

It is a soccer night and Cuzco wears red.  Fans arrive at the stadium for the game, as well as … 0 1062
Chicha Morada: Having Yapa
Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine, Traditional Food

Two Words that Make Cuzco

Cuzco not only has Inca walls and an unusual collection of Spanish colonial buildings, it has many ways of being … 1 1329
Rue
Food Culture, Ingredients

Rue Brings Good Flavor and Fortune to Cuzco

The mythic rue, a plant whose name in English suggests regret, mysteriously unites two worlds–Europe and South America–through its aromas … 0 1823
Peruvian Mixture
Food Culture, Peruvian Cuisine, Traditional Food

The Instituto Latino Americano Builds Cuisine in Cuzco

As in its days of glory when it was the capital of a great Empire, Cuzco is a crossroads and … 0 1703

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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 4297
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 2070
Guaman Poma, Observing the Sun
history

PUCUY SUCANCA AND CHIRAO SUCANCA, INCA SOLAR OBSERVATION

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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
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