Category: Cusco

Ancient Astronomy: Looking at the Sky Through the Eyes of the Inca

Studying the stars and constellations was crucial to the Inca – they believed everything around us was connected.

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.

Sacsayhuaman: Inca ruins dubbed “sexy” by local guides

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!

Palacio del Inka: A new look for a classic luxury hotel in Cusco

Enjoy luxury and a dose of cultural heritage at Palacio del Inka, a beautifully remodeled hotel in Cusco.

Casa San Blas: Peruvian hospitality with Andean textile tradition

As a guest at this charming Cusco hotel, you’ll learn about the cultural symbolism woven into Andean textiles.

Peru flashback: A look at Cusco in the 1930s (video)

Watch this video to see how Cusco has transformed into one of the top destinations for archeological and cultural enthusiasts from around the world.

Inca Spa: Experience traditional healing rituals in Cusco

These pampered treatments are fit for Inca royalty.

Casual dining: Popular Cusco cafes and hangouts

Satisfy that craving for comfort food at popular Cusco cafes and hangouts!