Cusco and the Sacred Valley Travel Guide
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"Bienvenidos a la ciudad imperial del Cusco" announces the flight attendant when your plane touches down at a lofty 3,300 meters above sea level. "Welcome to the imperial city of Cusco." This greeting hints at what you're in for in Cusco, one of the world's great travel destinations.
No matter what your travel budget, you won't be priced out of the market staying in Cusco: luxury hotels, backpackers' digs, and everything in between await...read more
Cusco's dining scene is surprisingly vast. Gone are the days when visitors only had touristy restaurants with ubiquitous Andean pan flute players to choose...read more
Things To Do in Cusco and the Sacred Valley
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Alpaca Clothing: Nothing says "Cusco" quite like a sweater, shawl, poncho, or scarf woven from the hair of the alpaca.... Read more
The popularity of the Inca Trail and the scarcity of available spots have led to the opening of several alternative hikes of varying length and... Read more
Vendors and hole-in-the-wall shopkeepers will beckon you in to look at their wares: "One of a kind," they proudly proclaim. "Baby alpaca, hand... Read more
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This is a continuation of my report on the Argentina forum, Salta.
Below is a cut and paste from my blog, edited with details of costs and names of hotels for people who may be interested.
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I was planning this trip for a very long time. Read more