Peruvian quinoa Cusco

Quinoa: The Golden Grain of the Andes Takes the World by Storm

In Cusco, in the heart of the Andes, ancient traditions and modern superfoods coalesce. Have you heard of Quinoa before? You sure have. But did you know that it comes from the Andes? Let’s delve into the fascinating world of quinoa, the golden grain that […]

How to Buy a Piece of Peruvian Textile

How to Buy a Piece of Peruvian Textile

How to Buy a Piece of Peruvian Textile. Walking to the streets of Cusco, you’ll see the colorful Peruvian textiles all around. Many restaurants and cafes use them for decoration, and there are many souvenir shops and markets all over Peru. Textiles have played an […]

Top 8 Blogs for Cusco

Cusco: Top 8 Blogs for Cusco

Nestled in the Andes, the beautiful city of Cusco is more than a city; it’s a living testament to the Incan legacy, and the gateway to the Inca Trail and to Machu Picchu. Cobblestone streets, ancient ruins, and a vibrant cultural scene make Cusco a […]

Exploring the jungle from Cusco

Exploring the jungle from Cusco: Navigating the Amazon

When it comes to immersing yourself in the wonders of the Amazon rainforest, understanding the different options and regions you can easily travel to from Cusco, is key. Here, we’ll delve into the logistics of the two best options to explore the jungle from Cusco: […]

Essential tips for your Machu Picchu Adventure

Essential Tips for the best Machu Picchu Experience!

Are you gearing up for the awe-inspiring journey to Machu Picchu? Brace yourself for an unforgettable adventure in the heart of the Andes! To ensure you make the most out of your visit, we’ve curated a list of must-know tips that go beyond the ordinary […]

Humantay Lake A Must-See Destination Near Cusco

Humantay Lake: A Must-See Destination Near Cusco

Peru is a country that has it all: breathtaking landscapes, rich culture, and amazing history. One of the most popular destinations in Peru is Cusco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire. Cusco is not only a place full of history and tradition, but also […]

The Must-Follow Instagram Accounts

Cusco: Must-Follow Instagram Accounts

Nestled high in the Andes, Cusco is the beating heart of the Inca Empire, a city where ancient history meets modern charm. Its cobbled streets, vibrant markets, and proximity to Machu Picchu make it a must-visit destination. Let’s check the Gateway to the Inca Empire […]

Is it Cusco or Cuzco?

Is it Cusco or Cuzco?

When travelling in Peru and in Cusco, you might have noticed that sometimes people write ‘Cusco’ with an ‘s’ and other times with a ‘z’ (Cuzco). Where does this difference come from Well, let me tell you a little bit about the history and culture […]

Why Was Cusco Shaped Like a Puma

Why Was Cusco Shaped Like a Puma

It isn’t a surprise that Cusco is a city filled with ancient mysteries. All these mysteries give Cusco a charm that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. Many questions may arise whenever you walk through the narrow streets of San Blas, sit on […]