"Ornate Balconies" Cusco Things to Do Tip by jackfruit

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  Ornate Balconies in the Plaza de Armas
by jackfruit

Peru is famous for it's spanish colonial architecture and Cusco has its share of old buildings with beautiful ornate wooden balconies. Some of the most beautiful ones can be seen around Plaza de Armas (main square).

These balconies with thier jalousies were used by the women of the spanish aristocracy to look down upon the commonfolk in the square.

Address: Plaza de Armas

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  • Written Jan 28, 2004
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