History buffs drawn to Machu Picchu will delight in Belmond Palacio Nazarenas, which teems with Incan relics and the local flavor of Cusco, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A restored chapel hosts a lounge behind thick wooden doors, a second-floor library showcases Incan artifacts, and an ancient fountain anchors a cloistered courtyard with Cusco’s first heated outdoor pool. Rooms are oxygenated – Cusco sits at an elevation of 11,000 feet – and can be infused with aromatherapy made from Andean flowers and herbs.
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