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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 October 13, 2014
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2 Israeli dead after rafting accident
Two missing Israelis are now confirmed dead after a rafting adventure on Peru’s Apurimac River, south of Cusco. The raft tipped over carrying the two Israelis together with six other tourists. ...
Over the past two years a large 18th century oil painting has been restored. This week it was returned to the Virgin of the Snows church in Sangarará, a historic town southeast of the city of Cusco. ...
Wednesday October 1, 2014
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Second earthquake hits same area in Peru in 4 days
The area of Paruro in Southern Peru got hit this morning for the second time in 4 days by an earthquake. ...
Tuesday September 23, 2014
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Cusco school kids against drug use
More than a thousand children from Cusco have so far participated in campaigns this year to prevent drug use. The campaigns are organized by the National Commission for Development and Life without Drugs (Devida) in public and private educational institutions in the region. ...
Saturday September 20, 2014
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Beautiful photos by Martin Chambi exhibited in Cusco
From the 19th of september till the 19th of october large format photos will be exposed throughout the historical center of Cusco. The exposition is dedicated to Martin Chambi ...
Thursday September 18, 2014
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False tour guides reported in Cusco
The association of Official Tourist Guides Cusco (AGOTUR) reported 8 false tour guides. These guides do not have any certification or graduation of colleges or universities. One of the agencies has been closed down, the other 7 are still under the investigation of the public ministry. ...






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