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Why Peru Wants You to Avoid Machu Picchu  OZY

Amid growing concerns about overcrowding, the Peruvian tourism industry is now luring visitors to other stunning trails and historic venues.

Machu Picchu Is in Unnecessary Danger  The New York Times

CUSCO, Peru — The Andean village Chinchero, which sits above the Urubamba Valley, is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful landscapes. Majestic ...

Princess Mako visits Machu Picchu  NHK WORLD

Japan's Princess Mako has visited the ancient Inca city of Machu Picchu in Peru and a village that once had a Japanese immigrant as its chief.

image Peru celebrates Inca sun festival: Inti Raymi – in pictures  The Guardian

In Cusco, a re-enactment of the Inca festival of the sun attracts thousands of tourists at the end of June, closing a month of religious and cultural festivities.

William Hamblin & Daniel Peterson: Viracocha and the gods of the Inca Empire  Deseret News

The ancient Inca of the Andes venerated a pantheon of deities. Here is a basic guide to some of the principal Inca gods.

A Critic Calls Stephanie Izard’s Peruvian Hotspot ‘Machu Picchu for Millennials’  Eater Chicago

Michael Nagrant calls Cabra the “Machu Picchu for Millennials, cougars, and horticultural enthusiasts.” Stephanie Izard's Peruvian-inspired restaurant is ...

image Crowds, tourists come out in droves for ancient Inca festival  CGTN America

The festival of the sun is believed to have been one of the most important rituals in the Inca Empire.

image International Protests Mount As Peru Moves Ahead With New Airport Near Machu Picchu  KUNC

After decades of deliberation and planning, the Peruvian government has broken ground on a multibillion-dollar airport expected to connect Machu Picchu,

Does Machu Picchu Really Need an Airport?  Architectural Digest

Historians, archaeologists, and members of the tourism industry are criticizing the decision to build a new airport at the entrance to the Sacred Valley.

Rob Lowe Is Literally Hiking to Machu Picchu  The Blast

Rob Lowe is on the hike of a lifetime as the star is traveling to the citadel of Machu Picchu. The former "Parks and Recreation" star is traveling along the trail to ...

There's so much more to Peru than Machu Picchu  New York Post

For a good time, head south for the summer — way south. It's the driest time of year to visit Peru, a country with lush jungles, staggering mountains and...

image Chinchero - Machu Picchu: The Most Dangerous Airport in the Andes  Andean Airmail & PERUVIAN TIMES

By Nicholas Asheshov. The dispute over a new attempt by the Lima and Cusco authorities to construct an unneeded, dangerous new airport overlooking Machu ...