News of Machu Picchu

British rocker Sting Announce visit Machu Picchu after his concert in Lima

05 January 2011 |
Machupicchu Noticias
British rocker Sting, leader of the defunct band The Police, enjoy your stay in Peru, in February, after providing a single concert at the Monumental stadium concourse, travel to Cusco in order to know the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu . This was revealed today the chairman of the board of the National Chamber of Tourism (Canatur), Carlos Canales, who recalled that his institution is negotiating... Leer más...

Machu Picchu is a magnet for travelers

29 December 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Potocusí orchids (the "happy mountain" in Quechua, the ancient Inca language) bloom in front of dozens of buses that run every day the 14 corners in zigzag climb to the summit of Machu Picchu. Upon completion of the journey, see how the fog lifts at daybreak on the granite stones of the Inca citadel on the heights causes feelings of mysticism and euphoria. This is what you want the 900,000... Leer más...

Ex Beatle Paul McCartney, U2 singer Bono, and Sting have been invited by Peruvian entrepreneurs to sing in Machu Picchu in July 2011

15 November 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
The world-known rock stars would sing during the centenary celebrations of the scientific discovery of Machu Picchu.The announcement was made yesterday by Carlos Canales, chairman of the Tourism National Chamber (Canatur). Canales said that McCartney has shown interest but confirmation will depend on scheduling since the ex Beatle is currently world touring.Sting, ex singer of The Police, and... Leer más...

Machu Picchu will not be closed in January and February next year

08 November 2010 |
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The Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu will be closed in January and February next year, said today the regional director of Culture of Cusco, Juan Julio Garcia Rivas, after reports poured in that regard by the local press. Recalled that this year the measure was assumed by the emergency brought on the railway line and not on the monument. After lamenting that lack of truthfulness reports... Leer más...

Alessandra Denegri and Pierina Carcelen participated in the film The Robot, the most expensive Bollywood

05 October 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Alessandra Denegri Carcelén Pierina and participated in the film 'Endhiran' (The Robot), the most expensive Bollywood. Peruvian actresses filmed in the sanctuary of Machu Picchu. Lee, rate and view! "It was a week very strong, a lot of work. Only we could save the day, from 6 am to 5 or 6 pm We had to wake up at 2 am to dress and put on the costume," said Denegri the website of the Trade. Asked... Leer más...

Ceremonial piece found in Machu Picchu

04 October 2010 |
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A "Tupu" or ceremonial pin was located 10 cm in all Salapunku Peruvian researchers found in the archaeological site of Salapunku within the citadel of Machu Picchu, a 'Tupu' or ceremonial pin 10 cm long, reported the National Institute of Culture (INC). The discovery was made by researchers who are responsible for the work of restoration and archaeological value of Salapunku. The Tupu, used to... Leer más...

approving construction of road to Machu Picchu

21 September 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Congress approved a project to build a road to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu, to avoid repeating the situation of isolation that was the archaeological complex earlier this year by the destruction of the railway, until today only means of mass transportation to reach the site.  The collapse of the rail, heavy rains and overflowing rivers in January, forcing the closure of more than two... Leer más...

Peru is much more than ceviche and Machu Picchu, says foreign

17 September 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Journalist of the newspaper Clarin in Buenos Aires emphasized that the work Peruvian chefs are doing to develop the national cuisine is an example to follow. The wealth and culture of Peru go far beyond what was known as the sanctuary of Machu Picchu and its flagship dish, ceviche, and it is easy to feel when you know more about their pisco and visit trade fairs like Mistura , said the... Leer más...

Tourists can purchase tickets for attractions in Cusco from home

17 September 2010 |
Machupicchu Noticias
Tourists wishing to visit Cusco and meet its archaeological monuments, including Machu Picchu, you can purchase the entrance tickets from home, and anywhere in the world through an electronic system that projects implemented soon. The initiative would save significant time for visitors, to avoid queues forming on existing stores, as well as better control that will minimize instances of... Leer más...

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