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Definition(s):

  • (n) a town in the Andes in southern Peru; formerly the capital of the Inca empire

News

  • Postales ( 2010 )

    The most popular movies among NYTimes.com readers. In Cuzco, Peru, teenage Elizabeth and ten-year-old Mary have both tagged along on their fathers' business trips and end up forging some unexpected connections.
    on July 26, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. "The only thing these (protests) do is endanger Cuzco," Economy Minister Luis Carranza said during the demonstrations. "It cuts down the income flow because tourists aren't coming in."
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: Luis Carranza Source: USA Today

  2. "Our priority is to airlift tourists out of Machu Picchu so they can return to Cuzco," Perez told Canal N television.
    on Jan 25, 2010 By: Martín Pérez Source: BusinessWeek

  3. In his book Inca Land, Bingham wrote: "With the possible exception of one mining prospector, no one in Cuzco had seen the ruins of Machu Picchu or appreciated their importance."
    on Jun 1, 2008 By: Hiram Bingham Source: Times Online

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