Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Events

Warachikuy Chief
The challenge set by Cee for this week was events

The pictures I have included are from Warachikuy – an annual event held in Cusco at the archaeological site of Saqsaywaman.

The event is steeped in Incan tradition and was a ceremony where the best boys officially became men, after participating in a range of tests of skill and strength.

 

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6 Comments

    1. Thanks Victoria. Yes, it was a very interesting day indeed. It took more than a bit of negotiating by myself and other “gringo’s” for the local officials to finally let us in. Even though the people at the tourism office had all said it would be fine…

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