Tourism

The Imperial City of Cusco was chosen as the best destination to visit

Undoubtedly Cusco continues to receive recognition by various means, which is why this time the US site US News and World Report, in its section Rankings... Leer más...

Machu Picchu: It came true Master Plan 2015-2019

24 April 2015 | Master Plan, Machu Picchu, Cusco, Tourism
According to information presented by the National Service of Protected Natural Areas by the State, which after two years of work between the actors involved in the management of the sanctuary (Machu Picchu), the Master Plan 2015-2019 was approved. This Master Plan will emphasize the management... Leer más...

Temple of the Pachamama in Machu Picchu

The Temple of the Dead or Mother Earth is located in the lower level to semi circular drum, it is a cold cave and gloom, the roof of this site serves as a basis for the Sun Temple (Machu Picchu), within you can appreciate a rock carved in the form of stairs, which allowed them to place offerings to... Leer más...

Liturgical Sources in Machu Picchu (Stairways sources)

14 April 2015 | Cusco, Machu Picchu, Tourism, Adventure
These magnificent buildings collected many names throughout history, this due to various anthropologists studies was named as: "Steps of Fountains", "Calle de las Fuentes" or the more common "The Liturgical Sources". Liturgical Sources are small reserve water tanks, which consists of sixteen... Leer más...

7 Steps to hike the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu

14 April 2015 | Cusco, Adventure, Machu Picchu, Tourism
Hike the Inca Trail is a dream that more than one would take on his visit to the wonder of the world "Machu Picchu", the path or the path is approximately 43 kilometers between forests and hills all the way you can see stones were used to construct it. Because it is one of the best options to... Leer más...

Knowing routes to Machu Picchu

14 April 2015 | Cusco, Aventure, Machu Picchu, Tourism
Today to reach the beautiful citadel of Machu Picchu is available about 3 routes, among them this time will describe the whole journey of one of them: 1 Cusco - Santa Maria (bus) To make this trip to this area daily buses depart, but his departure from them is not exactly ground terminal but... Leer más...

Mandor Waterfalls in Machu Picchu

14 April 2015 | Cusco, Machu Picchu, Tourism, Adventure
The sanctuary of Machu Picchu is considered one of the wonders of the world, lurking over a mystery either of its history, flora and fauna or geographical features, this time we will mention about the location of paradise Mandor. Also known as the Niagara of Mandor, is located about 3.5 kilometers... Leer más...

Foster the people lead singer posted a selfie in Machu Picchu on Istagram

13 April 2015 | Cusco, Machu Picchu, Tourism, Culture
Foster the People lead singer , Mark Foster ,who a few weeks ago offered a memorable concert in Lima as part of his world tour, posted on his Instagram account couple of pictures, among them you can see a 'selfie' in Machu Picchu and other one with one lady carrying her lamb. "All I got from... Leer más...

Originally Machu Picchu’s name would be Patallaqta

13 April 2015 | Tourism, Culture, Cusco, Machu Picchu
The citadel of Machu Picchu located in the Peruvian Andes (Cusco), which was built by the ancient Inca ruler Pachacuteq around 1440, might have named "Patallaqta", this according to the Spanish historian Mari Carmen Martin Rubio, the name comes from the Quechua words Pata (step) and Llaqta (... Leer más...

Sacred Plaza Machu Picchu

14 February 2015 | Machu Picchu, Cusco, Tourism, Culture, Sacred Plaza
The sacred plaza of Machu Picchu was designated as political and social center in around it you can see important structures, such is the case of the Main Temple, the Temple of the Three Windows, the Intihuatana, the Temple of the Moon and the Priest's House. To identify what type of celebrations... Leer más...

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