Local traditions and culture in Peru

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    The people in the Cuzco area,...

    by euzkadi Written Aug 26, 2002

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    The people in the Cuzco area, is very quiet and friendly.
    La gente del Cuzco, es muy amistosa y amigable, aún con los miles de turistas que los visitan.

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    The local people will often...

    by tampa_shawn Written Aug 25, 2002

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    The local people will often let you take their picture for a peruian dollar (about 33 cents). This is a picture I took at the local markets of a mother and her baby.

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    At morning, if you want to buy...

    by ceciliagh Written Aug 25, 2002

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    At morning, if you want to buy some souvenir, surely the seller will request you buy a thing because it's the first sale, so you can get a better price and he will luck out .

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    I was surprised when I sneezed...

    by ceciliagh Written Aug 25, 2002

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    I was surprised when I sneezed and any person near me told me 'Salud!' (wish of health).
    (Picture: Inca trail - Sayacmarca)

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  • Aguas Calientes, is a small...

    by rosenben Updated Aug 25, 2002

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    Aguas Calientes, is a small village at the end of the Inca trail, it well know for its hot mineral springs that are well worth it after 4 days hiking

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    Inca Kola is the peruvian...

    by montxito Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Inca Kola is the peruvian national soft drink, is delicious, now is part of the group of Coca Cola's trade marks in a association with the peruvian partner.

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    Still today in the high part...

    by viajeromaga Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Still today in the high part of the Coordillera (Mountain range), ancient cultural traditions exist. They way of dressing up and typical food.

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    If you visit Cusco, you have...

    by roberto123 Written Aug 24, 2002

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    If you visit Cusco, you have take a look at the bohemian distric: San Blas, there you will find thosans of places to share with local artists

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  • And finally, don't forget to...

    by london.gal Written Aug 24, 2002

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    And finally, don't forget to bring along your cherished map detailing the all-important route to Macchu Picchu!!!!!!!!!!

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