Festival in Ollantaytambo, Peru

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Ollantaytambo is only about 2 hour drive from Cusco. We went there only once during our 1 month stay in Cusco and so far it’s one of the brightest memories I have from South America.

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When Spanish arrived to South America and concurred poor great Incas, they put a lot of effort to make sure the local Inca gods and beliefs were replaced by all the Christian saints along with Jesus. But instead of wiping off and introducing the new, Spanish decided to attach Christian belief to everything ‘holy’ that Incas already had.

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