Kokopelli Backpackers Hostel Cuzco: Anti-Altitude Sickness Business Card


Peruvian creative duo Lanfranco & Cordova launch innovative project for their Peruvian client “Kokopelli Backpackers Hostel”. The team created the first anti-altitude sickness business card made of real coca leaf. The properties of the coca leaf have been used in Peru for centuries in order to prevent altitude sickness in a process known as “chakchado de coca” were a person places a coca leaf in its mouth and chews it releasing a substance that produces energy and relief the problematic symptoms. The business cards were made of coca leaf so guests could detach their correct doze and keep the contact details of the hostel with them.

Agency: Lanfranco & Cordova

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