Peru - Cusco Costumes

Cusco is the Peruvian city where importuning of tourists is most notable - though not nearly so persistent or annoying as in India or Egypt. Women dress in colorful costumes and expect to be paid a dollar or so for their photos. Fairly or not, a telephoto lens gets the picture without the payment. Here are a couple of examples.

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