5 Books To Read Before Going To Cusco
Cusco is a city filled with interesting culture, intriguing stories and history. These aspects, among others, make Cusco such a popular tourist destination. However, some of these stories and history can’t be seen in a glance of an eye. With more knowledge, it is easier to see the hidden history and secret stories of Cusco. A great way to gain this knowledge is to read books that have taken place in the old Inca capital or Peru in general. So, get your basic travel guides out of the way and pick up some novels! This list contains some must-reads to pick up before or during your travels to Peru.
Lost City of the Incas
A visit to Peru isn’t complete without a trip to the old Inca Citadel Machu Picchu. This site is considered as one of the Seven New Wonders of the World for good reasons. The location of the Lost City of the Incas is stunning and its history is even more mysterious. It is easy to imagine that Machu Picchu was built by an exotic culture that is from out of this world. (more…)