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How to Go to Qoyllurity Festival

The main day of the Festival of Qoyllurity or Ccoyllurritty 2013 is tomorrow Tuesday May 28th. It is a huge pilgrimage with more than 10 thousand people walking to the Sanctuary located at the base of the snow mountain Sinakara (some … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 13,000 times in 2011. If it were a … Continue reading

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Cusco: Looking for Info or Help?

This is the most updated directory of places where you can ask for information and even help. So update your guide-book! 1. Upon Arrival: a) Just before you pick up your luggage at the Velasco Astete airport, you find some … Continue reading

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Cusco Update

I have been reviewing some posts lately and I found it was completely necessary to update a few of them. About Trains to Machu Picchu: The first thing you must do upon arrival in Cusco is to buy the trains … Continue reading

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Planning to visit Cusco?

I am aware that the most important reason to visit Cusco is, by far, Machu Picchu, Peru’s archaeological and cultural icon, but as a matter of fact there are other reasons to visit this Andean department. A lot of travelers … Continue reading

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2010 in review: not too bad!

Just a break: WP guys sent me this info about how my blog worked last year, and, you know, I just wanted to share it with you. Honestly, I felt happy when I saw the Blog-Health-o-Meter. On the other side, … Continue reading

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Day 1 in Cusco: what to do?

Don´t you know what to do upon arrival in Cusco? Well, in that case, I hope you find these suggestions useful: 1. Take it Easy! This is the most recommended piece of advice (and perhaps the wisest): take a nap … Continue reading

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