Study Abroad in Peru, Cusco – Sacred Valley of the Incas.


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APULAYA is an educational center where Andean culture is taught, in an innovative and unprecedented way. In our programs, not only will the participants learn the techniques and visual aspects of each specialty and discipline, but, also, receive teachings related to each area´s cultural background. Thus, learning about the Andean culture is integral, just like the Andean people´s holistic way of thinking. So, our methodology and didactics are based on the indigenous way of knowing.  

In our APULAYA BLOG, we´ll inform you about a diversity of topics, about the Andean culture. Furthermore, we´ll publish informative articles about cultural events, in Cusco and the Incas´ Sacred Valley, as well as on our activities, in APULAYA, and about Calca, its attractions and other punctual information that are part of the present blog, and which you need to know, before, during or after your visit to Peru, and experience, with us. 

Calca and its Delights

June 5th, 2015 - Author Posted by Apulaya 27,019 views

Calca and its Delights

The village of Calca is situated in the Incas´ Sacred Valley, between Pisac and Urubamba, 50 km (31 miles) from the city of Cusco. It is a very peaceful and non-tourist village, characterized by...

Fiesta in the Andes!

May 21st, 2015 - Author Posted by Apulaya 9,131 views

Fiesta in the Andes!

In the Andes, the annual cycle is marked by a series of festive celebrations. In their majority, these celebrations have pre-Colombian roots, in which, today, one can appreciate a syncretism of both Andean and...