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Solar Train to Connect Argentina and Cusco
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Tuesday February 12, 2019
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Argentina and Cusco just became a little bit closer. Starting in the northwestern part of the country, in the province of Jujuy, there will be a solar train that will run its course to Cusco, Peru. This is the first solely touristic train in Latin America and the second in the world to run on solar power. The process of completing the railroad and its logistics is a long and complicated process...
Thursday September 11, 2014
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This Sunday: Pilgrimage to Señor de Huanca
Each year on September 14th, Peruvians and people from neighboring countries (mainly Bolivia) come to walk the Pilgrimage route of Señor de Huanca close to Cusco. It is a 6 hr hike in the middle of the night. ...
Tuesday September 9, 2014
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Latin American Conference on Space Geophysics in Cusco
More than a hundred scientists and students from Latin American countries started a conference on Space Geophysics this Monday. The tenth edition of this conference is a 5 day event in Cusco. ...
Tuesday September 9, 2014
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The legendary Red Fort near Cusco
Puka Pukara is an interesting site for tourists to visit. It is a military archaeological site located very near to Cusco. Better known as the Red Fort due to the calcareous stones rich of iron with which it was built. ...
Monday September 8, 2014
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Discovering a new piece of Inca history
Recently, close to the Plaza de Armas, a hidden world of the Incas was uncovered. It lies mostly concealed by the Spanish, modern city. There is an Inca Wall with stairs by the side of what used to be the Saphy River. This river now flows in an underground cannel. ...
Friday September 5, 2014
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Fourteen illegal foreigners arrested in Cusco
The National Police and the Attorney General intervened in the town of Pisac, Cusco. Two citizens of the United States and another twelve people of Spanish, French, Argentinean and Chilean nationality were staying in Peru illegally. ...
Friday August 29, 2014
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Every Sunday rock climbing Cusco
If you like outdoor rock climbing, this might be a thing for you. Every Sunday there is a climbing event right outside Cusco, organized by Chalex, a local climbing fan who has bought himself a rock (no kidding!) about 25m high and has started a climbing school. ...






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