Category: Cusco

Cusco Plaza de Armas with a Firework in the night sky

Let’s Celebrate: Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Cusco

Forget holiday mayhem and travel instead! Bowing out of buying expensive gifts in exchange for having a culturally rich experience in Cusco.

Pukina: The secret language of the Incas

As researchers explore the history of ancient Peru, they find more and more evidence of Pukina: The secret language of

Inti Raymi in Cusco: The Inca Festival of the Sun

Get ready for Inti Raymi 2020! This guide explains why Inti Raymi is the largest and most important celebration in Cusco.

El Mercado Boutique Hotel: An Artsy Stay in Cusco

Enjoy our new video at El Mercado Hotel, a boutique and modern accommodation in Cusco. Delight yourself with their art based rooms, personalized services…

A native Peruvian woman and two children stand with two tourists. A man crouches to take a photo.

Cusco’s Plaza de Armas: A place of gathering

Cusco’s Plaza de Armas is narrated by Inca history, Spanish architecture and native Quechua culture that will captivate you.

Casa San Blas Boutique: A Traditional Hotel in Cusco’s Heart

Welcome to Casa San Blas Boutique the first boutique hotel in Cusco, and as part of the artsy artisan quarter of San Blas.

Painting depicting the milky way as viewed in Inca astronomy.

Inca Astronomy: How the Incas Saw the Stars

Inca astronomy played an important role in the civilization’s fascinating belief system.

Large stone ruins, Sacsayhuaman in Cusco, with a white christ statue on a hill behind.

Sacsayhuaman: Ruins of a Magnificent Inca Fortress

Find out why the Inca ruins of Sacsayhuaman are a must-see on your trip to Cusco.

Cultural treasures: Cusco’s traditional dances and music

Bright colors and culture collide in these Cusco traditions!