Flora and fauna represented by the children of Cuzco (Photo: Alonzo Riley)
Commentary, Customs

Peru: Rules and New Experiences the Start of Garden Kindergarten

In Peru, in 2011, the MINEDU (The national Ministry of Education) established a norm of 3 years old for compulsory … 0 1286
Culture

Botanical Garden of the Plaza San Francisco, Cusco

Not far from the Plaza Mayor of Cusco is Plaza San Francisco. This Plaza is very crowded and every day … 0 947
Story

The Witch of the Andes (Achkay)

One of the stories that parents tell their children more than others in the Andes is that of ACHKAY. She … 0 814
Chupacabra attacks again in Paucartambo (Foto :El Matuttino)
Commentary, news

The Chupacabra of Paucartambo

The chupacabra, ”goat-sucker”, is a mythological animal that kills goats, sheep and other animals in rural areas. It is said … 0 1307
celebration, Culture, photography

Photo Essay of the Lord of the Temblors by night

The procession of the Lord of the earthquakes gathers tens of thousands of faithful every year during Holy Week, a … 0 927

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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 4129
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 1941
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 1869
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 2919