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....
The upcoming construction of four new access roads and a cable car will allow to triple the number of tourists to Machu Picchu, according to Jose Altamirano from the Cusco's Chamber of Commerce and Tourism. ...
Thursday November 21, 2013
Photography Exhibit for Picaflor House
Monday November 25 the opening of the Photography Exhibition “Through our Eyes (Por Nuestros Ojos) will take place at the ICPNA Gallery on Tullumayu 125, Cusco.
The exhibition features photographs taken by the children of the Picaflor House in and around the village of Oropesa under the ...
Tuesday October 29, 2013
Peruvian artist shows Machu Picchu Beijing
People in Beijing can admire a big presentation of Machu Picchu, made by the Peruvian artist César Paredes. Paredes makes amazing floor paintings that simulate three dimensions.
In Beijing he now made a big presentation of the important old Inca town: he has drawn Machu Picchu on th ...
Wednesday September 18, 2013
Planned Project Aerial Tramway to Choquequirao Ruins
The impressive Choquequirao (¨cradle of gold¨ in Quechua) ruins are not easily accessible – the trek to the ruins is extremely difficult and strenuous. This important site is thought to be the last refuge of Inca royalty that fled Cusco during the Spanish conquest. In order to reach t ...
Wednesday September 11, 2013
Evening Flights to Cusco are Perfectly Safe
Starting early September, the Cusco evening schedule for flights arriving at and departing from Velasco Astete has been extended from 5:30 to 7:45. CANATUR has stated in their press release that the airplanes will have with cutting-edge technology allowing them more accurate and efficient ...
Wednesday September 4, 2013
Sonamos Latinoamerica is Coming to Peru
The South American wide event, the Sonamos Latinoamerica, debuted in 2006 in Argentina, in order to spread interest in Latin America music.  The event has been getting larger and more popular every year.
It originally began as a 1-country fest in Argentina, and since has been held in Ven ...

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