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The most consistently popular nightspot in town, Ukuku’s plays a winning combination of crowd pleasers – Latin and Western rock, reggae and reggaetón (a blend of Puerto Rican bomba, dancehall and hip-hop), salsa, hi…
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At last – a nightclub just as Miami Vice tells us a nightclub should be. Make your entrance by sashaying down a neon-illuminated transparent Perspex stairway whose innards are home to some unfortunate, sensorily ove…
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Kamikase is an old, intimate bar that doesn’t offer free drinks, but does have a disarmingly large variety of music that can switch from seductive salsa to live música folklórica (folkloric music) in an instant. Hap…
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Inka Team

Though it may change names, this place usually has the most up-to-the-minute electronic music collection, with trance, house and hip-hop mixed in with mainstream. There are chill-out sofas upstairs but this isn’t th…
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This convivial bar just off Plaza San Blas has a bit of everything. It serves good Thai food in the evening, and there’s live music late every night – local musicians come here to jam after their regular gigs. Happy…
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Mama Africa

A favorite with Israelis, Mama Africa is the classic backpackers’ hangout, usually packed with people sprawled across cushions or swaying to rock and reggae rhythms. Happy hour is 8:30pm to 11pm.
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Pepe Zeta

The place for cuzqueños to see and be seen, Pepe Zeta is a cool and breezy, place with bamboo decor and a bewildering array of unusual, uncomfortable yet fascinating seating.
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The party is always on at this crowded nightclub with a bouncy dance floor and tunes ranging from salsa to mainstream pop. Women be warned: the guys are not shy.
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This organic-feel club with an underground dance floor is ever-popular with locals and laid-back travelers alike.
Performing Arts in Cuzco

Centro Qosqo de Arte Nativo

Has live nightly performances of Andean music and dance at 6:45pm. Admission is with the boleto turístico tourist card only, which is valid for 10 days and covers 16 other sights and venues.