Cusco in a state of emergency January 31st 2010 For days it rained, I bought heavy boots and the rain gear was worn everytime we ventured outdoors, Cusco seemed to function as normal although the drains seemed to suffer a little under the pressure.
Within a few days we started to hear about bus delays, mudslides and worrying rumours of people stranded and possible casualties, I started to do a bit of research and realised that the surround ... read more
South America » Peru » Cusco » Cusco » Cusco Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more
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