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Group of Cusco citizens plans to reclaim Temple Qorikancha
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Friday January 19, 2018
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In a letter to Pope Francis, a group of Cusqueños wants to convince the Catholic Church to return the ancient Inca temple Qorikancha.

Like many other Inca temples in the city of Cusco and its surroundings, Qorikancha, the most important temple of the Inca Empire, had been destroyed during the Spanish conquest more than 500 years ago and a Catholic church had been built on its foundations....
Monday December 29, 2014
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Entrance fees Machu Picchu 2015
Visit to Machu Picchu will include reductions up to US$ 20 compared to 2014, in the upcoming year. This has been announced by the Ministry of Culture of Peru.

Peruvians and foreigners living in Peru will benefit from these recent changes as well as tourists from the Andean Community (CAN): Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador. ...
Tuesday December 23, 2014
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Potatoes a Hot Production Food in Peru
This October Peru outdid itself in it's potato crop. According to the National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI), potato production increased by 9.1% from October 2013. This October Peru produced a whooping 236,678 tons of potatoes. ...
The Inca Citadel Choquequirao has been choosen as one of the 20 world best destinations for 2015, by the prestigious magazine National Geographic Traveler. ...
Wednesday December 17, 2014
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Chocolate replica of Machu Picchu
Travelers in Cusco will be able to visit an amazing replica of chocolate of the famous Inca citadel Machu Picchu, in the lobby of the Marriot Hotel in the Calle Ruinas – just two blocks from the Plaza de Armas. ...
Thursday December 4, 2014
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Cusco promotes new tourist destination
The Suykutambo Canyon is a new tourist destination to be promoted by the Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Cusco (Dircetur). ...
The Day of the Virgin of the Candlemas has been declared Intangible Human Heritage by UNESCO. The feast celebrated on the 2nd of February is typical of Puno, close to Cusco. ...






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