The majestic city of Cusco has been named top destination in Central and South America by Travel+Leisure magazine, the Exports and Tourism Promotion Board (PromPeru) highlighted Thursday.
The excellence of Peruvian cuisine was also mentioned by several voters. One of them affirmed it is "the best in the world."
It must be noted the Imperial City of the Incas
leaves behind destinations such as Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Antigua (Guatemala), Buenos Aires (Argentina), and Bogota (Colombia).
Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba (14th), Tambo del Inka (35th), and Sol y Luna (91th) were also included in the worldwide ranking.
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