The Condor's Head and Body at Machu Picchu
Customs

Condors and Stone, A Conversation

Some stories tell of how potatoes came from stones, originally, and how one of the first Incas, Ayar Uchu became … 3 2141
Añu, an Andean Tuber
Food Culture, Ingredients

Two Unusual Andean Tubers Delight in May: Oca and Añu

The Andes are the Eden of tubers.  While potatoes are the best known, others are just now beginning to come … 3 2675
Carrying Bags for Tourist
Customs

Cuzco and Its Workers Celebrate

May Day and the mind of North Americans turns to Maypoles and classic fertility celebrations. But in most of the … 0 1641
Kukuli Restaurant
Restaurants

Kukuly Restaurant: A Nook of Delights

A welcoming place with good energy,  Kukuly Restaurant sits three blocks above the main plaza  and offers not only a … 2 2236
San Blas’ Handicraft Fair
Cuzco Neighborhoods

San Blas’ Handicraft Fair

One Saturday I went to the ancient neighborhood of San Blas, known for its handicrafts.   As I walked through its … 1 1421

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FOOD CULTURE

Limones (Foto)

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Ceviche in Cusco (By Erick Coraza)

Ceviche in Cusco

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folklore and legends

Celebrando el carnaval en la Plaza de Armas (Walter Coraza Morveli)

THE MAGIC OF CARNIVAL IN CUSCO

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Yawar Fiesta (By Javier Prado)

The Yawar Fiesta

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Beware of Strange Dogs Following You (Walter Coraza Morveli)

Literature

Rumi Maqui, A Forgotten Hero

Rumi Maqui, A Forgotten Hero

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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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Passion and Color, a Parade in honor to Cusco! (Hebert Huamani Jara)
Culture, history

Huaylia Chumbivilcana

The huaylia Chumbivilcana is a cultural tradition that includes the genres of music and dance. Its peculiar characteristic comes from … 0 668
Archeology, Culture, history, Travel

Funeral Rites in Inca Times

Inca culture was characterized by its religious and magical beliefs where death and life were one. The being did not … 0 2929
Day of Dead in Almudena Cemetery (Photo: Walter Coraza Morveli)
Culture, Events, history, news

Andean Funeral Culture: Activities at the Almudena Cemetery Museum

From the 25th of October to the 30th of November in Patrimonial Museum of the Almudena Cemetery, on the occasion … 0 3742
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 7078
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 3195

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