David Ancca, an actor from Cusco will be the Inca at Inti Raymi 2019
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Friday June 14, 2019
On June 24th, Inti Raymi will be celebrated, Cusco. Inti Raymi is a traditional religious celebration in honour of the god Inti, which is the God of the Sun. In Cusco, it’s every year a big uncertainty who will be playing the character that gives life to the Inca, which is, of course, the most important role of the whole celebration. The actor who is playing this character must meet many requirements, one of which is to speak the original Quechua language fluently....
Tuesday April 7, 2015
Peru’s oldest living woman died
Peru’s oldest living woman called Filomena Taipe Mendoza, died last month, after living for 117 years. Born in Huancavelica on December 20th in 1897, Filomena owed her longevity, according to herself, to a lifestyle abundant in natural food. ...
HigLast October Manú National Park in the Amazon of Peru was proclaimed the most bio-diverse area of the world by TEAM, Tropical Ecology Assessment and Monitoring. UNESCO also recognizes this honor. Unsurprisingly, Manu is under threat of destruction on various fronts. ...
Wednesday February 18, 2015
Don´t miss out the night life of Cusco during your stay!
Cusco is known for its archeological sites and amazing treks and train tours to Machu Picchu, which you definitely can´t miss out. After days of hiking in the incredible Inca ruins, you must be tired. ...
Peru’s Foreign Trade and Tourism minister, Magali Silva, started a new tourism campaign named “Perú, País de Tesoros Escondidos” or, in English, “Peru, Hidden Treasures Country”. ...
Important news for the city of Cusco! The old capital of the Inca Empire, ranks number 2 “Best Destination to visit in South America” ...
Monday January 26, 2015
Inca Trail closed in February for maintenance
It’s almost February and that means that the most famous trek of South America, the Inca Trail to the lost city of the Inca’s, Machu Picchu, will be closing soon. Every year in February, the trail will be closed due to maintenance, cleaning and conversation activities. ...

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