The Rainbow Mountain in Peru

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In the region of Cusco, Ausangate is the fifth highest mountain in Peru and is considered the most important mountain of the Andean worldview. The road to Ausangate is one of the most amazing experiences you can have, enjoy the scenery, be accompanied by native birds and animals along the way is only a part […]

Atun Irca Native

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On the Cayacata mountain, which rises west of the Yupan town, a long time ago a native family lived, mother, father and two children. On this desolated site water was scarce, and so to find it dwellers had to walk around 2 kilometers, until reaching the neighboring mountain called Creston. Near the center of this […]

AI APAEC, The Beheader

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When you travel to Peru, you will hear the story about Ai Apaec or Aia Paec, the terrible god of the Mochicas (200-800 AC), who thirsty for blood, demanded human sacrifices. The Cie-quich and the Alaec offered to him young warriors at the beautiful temples known as the Huaca de la Luna (Moon Temple), Huaca […]

The Enchanted Lagoon

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Somewhere in Cañete there is a small lagoon with warm waters that no one can take a dip in, because a strange animal emerges from the middle of it and starts swirling around, foaming and then, from afar, you can hear a war drums. This lagoon is surrounded by mountains and can be found, most […]