Travel Blogs from Cusco
Cusco /ˈkuːzkoʊ/, often spelled Cuzco (Spanish: Cuzco, [ˈkusko]; Quechua: Qusqu or Qosqo, IPA: [ˈqɔsqɔ]), is a city in southeastern Peru, near the Urubamba Valley of the Andes mountain range. It is the capital of the Cusco Region as well as the Cuzco Province. In 2009, the city had a population of 510,000. Located …
... On the darkened second floor of a quiet mall, we find ourselves at Maikhana, a 15 soles Indian buffet that definitely undersells itself. Newly educated and well fed, step three becomes accomplishing adequate preparation. Big feet and fear of blisters cause us some trouble, but we overcome our adversity and each end up with quick-dry pants and hiking boots. There is no hail forcing us into hiding this afternoon and the Coca Museum invites us in. We ...
09/12/2011 8:45 p.m.
Got into Cusco this afternoon, bit rainy, but a gorgeous city centre. Had an orientation walk, Gidon, Suzanne and I visited the sun temple. A mix of inca and colonists.
Had our briefing from Efe about the trip. Had a gorgeous dinner at an Australian place, then walked the square with Declare and Suzanne.
Now its time to pack for Sacred Valley and Inca ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHostal Corihuasi Cusco
A little more expensive than most of the Hostals but worth it for the view just for one night.
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