Cusco (Part 1)

Let me tell you about a small town my heart found so pleasant…

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Cusco, Peru

Nestled over 11,000 feet above sea level, Cusco sits among various Andean mountain ranges.  Once the head of the Incan empire– the largest empire in pre-Columbian America– Cusco boasts a blend of Incan and colonial Spanish architecture.  IMG_4763Red-tiled roofs characterize the town, as do narrow, cobblestone streets, where adventure awaits down every lane.

 

 

 

We are walking around, taking note of the sights and the sounds.  Artists humbly carry their art for a glance at no costs.  Friendly dogs share the road with pedestrians and locals share their smiles, “Welcome to Cusco.”

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Author: Sophie

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2 thoughts

  1. Recognizing and enjoying simple genuine beauty of life with modest people is a quality that only well balanced, well rounded educated people can be blessed with…
    So happy for your experience in Peru, so happy you know what is important what is essential… I am glad that you are culturally growing in such a rich beautiful young woman, great job well done 👍🏽

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