Tag: Culture

The folklore and traditional culture of Peru reflected in Andean music

From before the Inca’s time the famous wind instruments (aerophones) are known for their important role in the events that marked a culture deeply rooted in their customs, from the ancient civilizations to the current era, this being a relevant milestone when dealing with of how Peruvian society is shaped.

The mystery of the geoglyphs of Peru located in the Nasca desert

Very few are those who know these spectacular figures drawn in the middle of the desert, in the openness; and although some can only be observed clearly from the air, since they can cover up to 300 m; they represent a cultural and historical icon, typical of Peru, and even more for its enigmatic forms.

Peruvian Pisco: the story behind the iconic national drink

Many years and colonies are those that date back to give life to pisco, extracted from various grape strains, including aromatic and non-aromatic, being until now a perfect drink for cocktails for its versatility in the mix and favorited worldwide.

Peru: a way of offering to satisfy mother earth

Since ancient times, civilizations and communities have established a unique link between the way of communicating with each of the aspects that compose the “fertile land”, and that her fertility depends on their beliefs, of the offerings that demonstrate the veneration to her.

Waldorf Pedagogy: an educational system towards freedom of thought

Since 1919, the date on which the first school based on this methodology was founded and today has more than 1000 schools in the world, owe their beginnings to Rudolf Steiner: philosopher, educator, literary scholar, artist, theatrical author and esoteric and occultist social thinker; has managed to be a pillar for study for the Kusi… Read more »

We obtain the TOURCERT certification in Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility: We are a company committed to sustainable tourism

Kawsaypaq, a family-owned company formed by a team of professionals who, from the beginning have been carrying out activities that lead to a respect for cultural, environmental and social responsibility, this 28 November has reached a rewarding merit in sustainable tourism, thanks to the hard work of its owners and, in particular, of all those… Read more »

The peruvian gastronomy: a diversity of flavors with many years of history

A transcendental travel that begins several centuries ago, being a key point for the mega diversity of species of plants and animals that give rise to a variety of cuisine which  served today a number of dishes that are difficult to find in other place of the planet.

The history that surrounds the town of Pisac ruins keeps secrets

Sacred Valley in Pisac

Pisac is a town located 30 km from Cusco, where we can find the ruins of the Sacred Valley that are part of one of the most important archeological sites. Their bases are built on a strong history, built with each piece rich in culture by the Inca communities.