Experience one of the steep, cobblestoned streets of Cusco! Cuesta San Blas leads to the artisan neighborhood of San Blas and here you can find the Boutique Hotel Casa San Blas.
In the native language of the webcam owner
Disfruta una de las calles principales de Cusco, la Cuesta San Blas, que va de la Plaza de Armas hasta el barrio de San Blas. Aquí está ubicado el Boutique Hotel Casa San Blas.
Cusco (also spelled Cuzco, and in the local Quechua language as Qusqu) 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 figure of 20 years ago. Located on the eastern end of the Knot of Cusco, its altitude is around 3,300 m (10,800 feet). The historic capital of the sun-worshiping Inca empire, Cusco was found in 2006 to be the spot on Earth with the highest ultraviolet light level. Names: Upon the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors, the Quechua (Indian) name (""Qosqo"") was transliterated into Spanish as ""Cusco"", which is how it appears on maps from the 17th and 18th centuries. On maps from the 19th century (as early as 1810) and through the mid 20th century (until at least 1976), the name appears as "Cuzco". Today, in official Peruvian cartography the name has returned to the original transliteration: ... Read more about Cusco on Wikipedia