10:17 | Cusco (Cusco region), 25 July.
Fascinating archaeological sites, landscapes, rich culture, gastronomy and the holidays of Cusco take us to a world full of magic and tradition. This unique combination of history, nature, and adventure makes the Imperial City an attractive topic for American media.
Cusco is named the best city in Central and South America
The annual survey was conducted from October 2022 to February this year with thousands of verified subscribers.
The full list of winners has been published online and will also appear in the print edition of the magazine in August.
Cusco received this recognition in 2018, 2019, 2020, 2022 and again this year, confirming its importance in national and international tourism as one of the most sought after destinations.
It is published 12 times a year with an audience of 4.8 million readers and also has a web platform.
“It’s a culinary trend in which many regions are represented through fusion. There are plenty of hotels to choose from and it’s a very walkable city with charm around every corner.” says one voter on the Travel+Leisure website.
Readers also praised Cusco’s fascinating history, great architecture, friendliness of the locals, cleanliness and artisan shops.
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“Your first glimpse of the ancient citadel will be unforgettable, rain or shine. The Machu Picchu and Huayna Picchu mountains add to the excitement, and you’ll be able to see highlights with your guide, such as the Intihuatana (Sundial), Temple of the Sun, and Sacred Square, among others. Don’t forget to take some pictures of al-bales” read the article.
Other media highlighting its charms include Global Traveler with an article “7 reasons to put Cusco on your travel list” and Trazee Travel with “7 must-see places in Cusco”.
Promotion of tourism in the US market
Tourism plays an important role in Peru’s economy, generating jobs and foreign exchange.
Despite the problems of recent years, the tourism industry in Peru has proved to be quite resilient and is on the path to recovery and further growth.
PromPeru is joining forces with the private sector to position Peru in the US market as a safe country with great places to explore as it is one of the main sources of travelers to the country.
PromPeru’s activities, such as investments in the promotion of international tourism, campaigns and participation in international fairs, have helped to position the country as an attractive travel destination.
Editor’s note: Information provided by PromPeru.