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Cusco Region’s Ancient Ruins of Pisac
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March 2, 2015June 12, 2018

Cusco Region’s Ancient Ruins of Pisac

Cusco is easily the most popular city in Peru. Not surprising either, because it itself is very interesting and has a lot of things to offer. And in case you have the inclination to explore the region of Cusco, this city can be a perfect base for all your expeditions. For me one of the most interesting places...

Peruvian Choquequirao Ruins: the Beautiful Royal Residence of Pachachuti
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November 22, 2014June 1, 2018

Peruvian Choquequirao Ruins: the Beautiful Royal Residence of Pachachuti

Choquequirao (Chuqik’iraw or Chuqi K’iraw) is a complex of ruins built by the Incas in XV and XVI century. The complex covers an area of 1800 hectares, but only around 30-40% of the ruins are excavated. Still a significant part of the ruins is covered with flora in a way that completely camouflages them. Choquequirao seemed to be...