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Cusco tradicional La ciudad del cusco capital y corazón del imperio inca, hoy en día conocido por sus artesanías y talentosos artistas de textiles y de cerámica ,donde destaca la población de chinchero, la más típica del valle sagrado donde sus pobladores habitan las construcciones incaicas casi intactas, visite cusco donde  tendrá una experiencia inolvidable. Informes ► http://www.miradordesantaanacusco.com/

Cusco tradicional La ciudad del cusco capital y corazón del imperio inca, hoy en día conocido por sus artesanías y talentosos artistas de textiles y de cerámica ,donde destaca la población de chinchero, la más típica del valle sagrado donde sus pobladores habitan las construcciones incaicas casi intactas, visite cusco donde tendrá una experiencia inolvidable. Informes ► http://www.miradordesantaanacusco.com/

Cusco was the capital of the Inca Empire and is still one of the largest and busiest cities in Peru. There are a plethora of famous markets that you will not want to miss. The Centro de Textiles Tradicionales del Cusco is a non-profit organization that aims to preserve the traditional Peruvian techniques of weaving and textiles, as well as supporting local communities. The organization has a museum, where you learn about the history of weaving, and a store, which sells quality textiles.

Cusco was the capital of the Inca Empire and is still one of the largest and busiest cities in Peru. There are a plethora of famous markets that you will not want to miss. The Centro de Textiles Tradicionales del Cusco is a non-profit organization that aims to preserve the traditional Peruvian techniques of weaving and textiles, as well as supporting local communities. The organization has a museum, where you learn about the history of weaving, and a store, which sells quality textiles.

Geometric Fish Gourd Box from Peru

This exquisite fish gourd box with geometric and concentric semi-circular patterns, alternating fish and flower motifs is reminiscent of an era in Peru that p

Section of the trail from Choquequirao to Machu Picchu after crossing ...

Section of the trail from Choquequirao to Machu Picchu after crossing .

Cusco's craftsmanship makes anyone who visits the imperial city fall in love. Using sheep wool and llama or alpaca fiber, Cusqueños manufacture products with designs and techniques inherited from pre-Inca times. You'll want to take with you everything you see!  La artesanía del #Cusco deja enamorado a todo aquel que visita la ciudad imperial. Utilizando lana de oveja y fibra de llama o alpaca, los cusqueños fabrican productos con diseños y técnicas heredadas de la época preincaica.

Cusco's craftsmanship makes anyone who visits the imperial city fall in love. Using sheep wool and llama or alpaca fiber, Cusqueños manufacture products with designs and techniques inherited from pre-Inca times. You'll want to take with you everything you see! La artesanía del #Cusco deja enamorado a todo aquel que visita la ciudad imperial. Utilizando lana de oveja y fibra de llama o alpaca, los cusqueños fabrican productos con diseños y técnicas heredadas de la época preincaica.

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Girl with dolls in the village of Pisac, Peru Photo: Aaron Huey for National Geographic

Once home to Incan emperors and Spanish conquistadores, the Palacio del Inka in Cuzco, Peru—near Machu Picchu—just emerged from a two-year, $20 million renovation worthy of the historic building’s legacy. While the ancient walls were left intact, the 203 guest rooms and 17 suites in the Luxury Collection hotel were all refreshed with hand-carved Cariniana-wood doors and furniture, colonial-era paintings, and rich jewel-tone textiles. Rooms from $315/night; starwoodhotels.com

Palacio del Inka Hotel in Cuzco, Peru, Reopens

Once home to Incan emperors and Spanish conquistadores, the Palacio del Inka in Cuzco, Peru—near Machu Picchu—just emerged from a two-year, $20 million renovation worthy of the historic building’s legacy. While the ancient walls were left intact, the 203 guest rooms and 17 suites in the Luxury Collection hotel were all refreshed with hand-carved Cariniana-wood doors and furniture, colonial-era paintings, and rich jewel-tone textiles. Rooms from $315/night; starwoodhotels.com

Peru. One of the outskirts of the world that she visited.

Ollantaytambo, Peru—a town and an Inca archaeological site in southern Peru, some 60 km NW of Cusco.

TRAJES TIPICOS DEL PERU Traditional Peruvian Dresses: Huayno del Cuzco (Valicha y otros)

TRAJES TIPICOS DEL PERU Traditional Peruvian Dresses: Huayno del Cuzco (Valicha y otros)

Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco - Preserving the Proud Culture of the Andes

Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco, Peru - Preserving the Proud Culture of the Andes

Intí Raymi celebration kicks off!  June is considered the best time to stop by Cusco for good reason- those of you who are already in the city know that Cusco´s been dancing for a week already, the faithful are setting off for the hemisphere´s largest indigenous pilgrimage, Qoyllur Rit´i, and the city is anxiously working its way towards Machu Picchu´s Centennial at the beginning of next month

Cusco Festival Photograph by Juan Rodriguez Stahlschmidt, My Shot Special days—such as this celebration in Cusco—call for the most beautiful and colorful garments. Today's weavers carry on the traditions that originated in Inca times or even earlier.