Ceviche from Rio Mar, Cuzco
Food Culture

Ceviche, History’s Treasure

Exotic, exquisite, and yet sharp; that is how many describe ceviche.   But that is only one way. The dish … 8 3143
Restaurante La Chola, Cuzco, where Neruda Reportedly Ate

Neruda in Cuzco: Aftermath of Worlds Colliding

The shadows and sunshine of war even reached Cuzco in the early nineteen forties, when celebrated poet Pablo Neruda visited. … 2 1231
Fresh Corn with Cheese
Food Culture, Traditional Food

Rains Still Fall: Good Food Today in Cuzco

The rains still fall in Cuzco, heavily; it is the time of abundance. Fresh produce is everywhere. Though in the … 0 1193
Cuesta de San Blas, Cuzco, Peru
Cuzco Neighborhoods

San Blas, Cuzco’s Gem

San Blas, one of the most famous neighborhoods of Cuzco, is its most picturesque and offers a complete array of … 2 2388
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 1016

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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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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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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 3452
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 1361
Guaman Poma, Observing the Sun


One of the most important problems of astronomy and Inca calendar involves an evaluation of the identities and role of … 1 1361
Llamas y ausangate (https://www.instagram.com/p/-U9BPqovH_/)

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 2391