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David Ancca, an actor from Cusco will be the Inca at Inti Raymi 2019
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Friday June 14, 2019
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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....
Wednesday August 6, 2014
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King and Queen of the Netherlands visit Machu Picchu
This Monday Willem-Alexander and Maxima Zorreguieta, the Dutch Royal couple, visited Machu Picchu. They were accompanied by security staff and their stay involved high security measures. ...
Friday July 18, 2014
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Antonio Banderas in Cusco
On Wednesday the famous Spanish actor Antonio Banderas arrived in Cusco. From here he went immediately to Paucartambo, a district located approximately 110 kilometers from the Inca capital and well-known for its annual celebration of the Virgen del Carmen. ...
Andina announced today that the Peruvian tour guide Efrain Valles is one of the finalist for the nineth edition of the World Guide Awards along with other three tour leaders. Originally there were over 2,200 nominations, later shortlisted just eight. This is when travelers and other people who ...
Wednesday July 9, 2014
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215000 visitors in Cusco for June festivities
In June of this year, Cusco reached a total of 217 056 visitors, both Peruvians and foreigners. According to Directur, the regional office for foreign trade and tourism, this number means an increase of 3.4% compared to the amount of visitors in June 2013. ...
Tuesday July 1, 2014
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New Opening hours for Machu Picchu
The citadel of Machu Picchu, perched high above the Urubamba River in Cusco, wants to attract about 5,000 tourists a day as soon as the opening time for visitors is extended. ...
Wednesday June 25, 2014
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Ancient Inca Road system now World Heritage Site
The Ancient Inca Trail called Qhapaq Nan has been named a “World Heritage Site” ...






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