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Old May 15th, 2007, 02:35 AM   #1
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Cuzco, Peru

Cusco is a city in southeastern Peru, near the Urubamba Valley (Sacred Valley) of the Andes mountain range. It is the capital of the Cusco Region as well as the Cusco Province. The city has a population of about 300,000, triple the population it contained just 20 years ago. The altitude of the city, located on the eastern end of the Knot of Cusco, is around 3,500 m (11,500 feet). The historic capital of the sun-worshiping Inca empire,































The red and white is the peruvian flag and the rainbow flat was the Incas flag









EL CRISTO BLANCO






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Old May 15th, 2007, 02:36 AM   #2
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SUS PAISAJES













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Old May 15th, 2007, 03:45 AM   #3
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Wow cool! the buildings remind me of a greek or roman city. very nice.
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Old May 15th, 2007, 03:16 PM   #4
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Wow cool! the buildings remind me of a greek or roman city. very nice.
I'd say more Roman than Greek, but I see where your train of thought is going...

In the picture with the Peruvian and Incan flags, I thought you had accidentally stuck a picture in of Toronto's Church and Wellesly neighbourhood.
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Old May 15th, 2007, 03:27 PM   #5
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There's no buildings?
In the other hand, it's a beautiful view!
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Old May 15th, 2007, 04:34 PM   #6
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Very nice! I'm looking forward to going there in four months!
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Old May 16th, 2007, 12:14 AM   #7
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A M A Z I N G ! ! !

I love the historic city. Most of Latin America (like Peru) i doing a very good job in promoting its history and preserving its architecture!!!
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Old May 16th, 2007, 12:28 AM   #8
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Thank you very much for your coments, i'm really apreciate everybody is welcome in Peru and Cuzco city too.
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Old May 16th, 2007, 05:10 AM   #9
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Wonderful country.
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Old May 16th, 2007, 07:40 AM   #10
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Awesome ! I hope they never build high-rises there , they will totally ruin this beautiful city .
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Old May 18th, 2007, 05:34 AM   #11
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it is really the most beautiful city of PERU....it is really a beautiful city.
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Old May 18th, 2007, 05:50 AM   #12
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Awesome ! I hope they never build high-rises there , they will totally ruin this beautiful city .
agreed, that would only make the place look western and thats not really good in Cuzco's case. Cuzco is one of the most beautiful cities in the planet. Honestly
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Old May 19th, 2007, 03:00 PM   #13
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Half Inca's architecture and half spanish, they built churches and buildings over the Incas Palaces.






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Old May 19th, 2007, 03:02 PM   #14
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Cuzco en la tarde



Ya de noche (at nigth)







Buenas noches Cuzco!

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Old May 19th, 2007, 06:55 PM   #15
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It's my dream to go there one day... no words to describe it...
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Old May 20th, 2007, 02:38 AM   #16
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very interesting place! amazing.
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Old May 20th, 2007, 05:27 PM   #17
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amazing pics from this beautiful city.
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Old May 20th, 2007, 05:34 PM   #18
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It looks sooo much like a Spanish city!

Really beautiful and not too far away from me, I wouldn't mind of making a tour in Peru/Ecuator some day.
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Old May 21st, 2007, 03:44 AM   #19
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nice and peacefull city
name shuld be "city where time stopped"
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Old May 22nd, 2007, 12:03 AM   #20
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THANK YOU.
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