Cuzco by Night from Limo's Balcony
Peruvian Cuisine, Restaurants

Limo Restaurant: Starlight and Fine Cuisine

Like sequins on black velvet, the lights of the night surround Cuzco’s main square.   From the balcony window in … 3 2254
Working the Corn, Cuzco, March 28, 2010
Food Culture, Literature

To Dance with the Corn Flowers

Spring has begun, where I write, like the tentative pushing of daffodil buds above ground, but in Cuzco the rains … 0 1694
Tamales Josefina, Cuzco
Traditional Food

Tamales on the Plaza, A Cuzco Tradition

Not only the millennial cradle of the Inca Empire and the imposing Machu Picchu, Cuzco also gave birth to the … 3 1898
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 3911
Restaurante La Chola, Cuzco, where Neruda Reportedly Ate
Literature

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 1453

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Boarding a Taxi (David Knowlton)

There Were No Pumas Up There, A Taxi Tale

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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 4113
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 1927
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 1857
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 2906